Backpacking, Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Outdoor Women, Paddle, Uncategorized, Venture Ready

THE CUMBERLAND TRANSIT EXPERIENCE

 Cumberland Transit has been a Nashville staple since 1971. If you ask a native Nashvillian where to go to find quality outdoor gear and knowledgeable staff, they will inevitably tell you to head to Cumberland Transit on West End.  They either know, Allen “The Godfather”, Becky, Lori, or “Bungalow Bill” in footwear.  CT is a… Continue reading THE CUMBERLAND TRANSIT EXPERIENCE

Camping, Hiking, Outdoor Women, Uncategorized, Venture Ready

TWO NIGHTS IN TUOLUMNE MEADOWS, YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK

When my husband and I traveled across the country to spend a few days in Yosemite National Park, we expected seclusion, quiet, and a departure from reality. Unfortunately, we weren’t prepared for how populated and tourist-heavy the park would be in Yosemite Village. After two days and one night seeking solace on busy trails and… Continue reading TWO NIGHTS IN TUOLUMNE MEADOWS, YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK

Outdoor Women, Venture Ready

CHICKS LIKE ME: CT TRAIL RUNNING RETREAT REVIEW

Two weekends ago, just after turning 45, I finally had the opportunity to go to “camp.” I was never able to attend camp as a kid, and the Cumberland Transit Trail Running Retreat was my birthday gift to myself. My friend Cheryl Moss and I left Clarksville around 4:00 p.m. for the hour and twenty-minute… Continue reading CHICKS LIKE ME: CT TRAIL RUNNING RETREAT REVIEW