Acclimate. Hydrate. +Creature Comforts

Yosemite National Park ranges in elevation from 2,000 feet to over 13,000 feet. Yosemite Valley, the most visited area of the park, sits at 4,000 feet and Tuolumne Meadows, one of my favorite areas of the park, is around 8,600 feet. Higher altitude means thinner air (less oxygen in the air). This makes it harder…

Davis Bayou Walk

It was a gorgeous day on the Mississippi Coast this past Sunday, January 12, 2014 so my husband and I took advantage of the mild weather and visited the Davis Bayou area of Gulf Islands National Seashore. There are only a few trails– all easy– so we hit all of them.  We started our leisurely hike…