No Longer Teaching My Daughter How to Hike

A few days ago, I put up a post called “Teaching My Daughter How to Hike.” I wondered if by teaching Kara to hike to destinations, I had robbed her of her childlike love of the little things in nature. I included a photo of my ten-year-old daughter and me in Little Lakes Valley, California [Read More…]

Recommendation: Little Lakes Valley along Rock Creek, California

The following photo shows my (much younger) daughter and (much younger) me in Little Lakes Valley, along Rock Creek, in California. Without a doubt, this is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been. The hike to this spot isn’t terribly difficult. In fact, it’s one of the easiest and most scenic of [Read More…]