What is high pointing?

High pointing is summiting to the highest point of each state. Now, you don’t have to hit all 50 to be a high pointer. […]

Highest point in Arkansas- Mount Magazine State Park

The highest point in Arkansas is 2,753 feet, which is the highest point in most states in the Midwest and in the south. The high point is located in Mount Magazine State Park. […]

By | 2017-12-31T15:37:12+00:00 November 29th, 2017|All Blog Entries, AR, Arkansas, Destinations, State Parks, Trails, US Highpoints|0 Comments

Free diamonds at Crater of Diamonds State Park

There aren’t too many places in the world where the public can go and search for free diamonds. In fact, this is the only place in the world where you can do that! Located in the center of Arkansas, Craters of Diamonds has 37 1/2 acres where you can hopefully [...]

By | 2017-12-31T15:53:53+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|All Blog Entries, Arkansas, Destinations, State Parks, Trails|3 Comments

Cape Lookout State Park- Oregon Coast

The Oregon Coast is just a magnificent place for hiking, camping, fishing, boating, whale-watching, etc. Cape Lookout State Park has over eight miles of hiking and is just South of the city Tillamook. The area is located between Netearts Bay and the Pacific Ocean. This trail, Cape Lookout, winds through old-growth forests and heads to [...]

By | 2017-07-31T02:53:00+00:00 August 17th, 2016|All Blog Entries, Oregon, State Parks|0 Comments

Hiking on Orcas Island- Washington State

Orcas island  is filled with opportunities to go kayaking, fishing and whale-watching. There’s also a good amount of hiking considering the island is only 57 square miles. There are even lakes on this island to go kayaking, paddling and boating instead of going out in the ocean. It’s a pretty cool place. There is not much [...]

By | 2016-08-27T16:56:42+00:00 August 9th, 2016|All Blog Entries, State Parks, Washington|3 Comments

San Juan Island- Pacific Ocean- Washington State

I never heard of San Juan Island until I was pretty much right next to it on the coast of Washington. I am so glad I went there! I had one of the best experiences of my life! I got to kayak with wild Orcas and the island is filled [...]

By | 2017-12-31T16:55:16+00:00 August 6th, 2016|All Blog Entries, National Parks, State Parks, Washington|4 Comments

Monson Creek Falls- Easy 1/4 mile waterfall hike in Oregon

Monson Creek Falls trail is an easy 1/4 mile hike that weaves through the jungle-like atmosphere Oregon has to offer. The trail is primarily flat and it ends looking at a waterfall at the end of the trail.  […]

By | 2017-07-31T13:07:00+00:00 July 24th, 2016|All Blog Entries, Oregon, State Parks|0 Comments