Ok, yeah. It’s official. I’m feeling the call of the mountain again. This time it is Mount Kosciuszko in New … Continue reading Mount Kosi is calling me!
You know how, after several years of marriage, two people will become so close that they finish each other’s stories? … Continue reading Kidnapped by aliens!
An interviewer asked famous mountain climber, Reinhold Messner, what sorts of adventures spark his imagination and spirit – what is … Continue reading What sparks Reinhold Messner’s imagination?
I was chatting with my adventure muse about section hiking the A.T. and he suggested an alternate I’d not heard … Continue reading Sylamore Creek Trail, Mountain View Arkansas
The Roaming Parkers are pretty much evenly divided between mountain people and beach people. I don’t mind beaches but I … Continue reading The Year of the Beach
I read some headlines several months ago about a tick, the bite of which can make people permanently allergic to … Continue reading This tick can make you allergic to red meat!
Some comedian recently struck a note with folks my age when he commented, “I really thought as a kid that … Continue reading Snuggly snakes and cowboy camping