Tag: North Carolina

Contra Dancing Is NOT About Revolutions

It’s About Life! “When you take dancing lessons, you learn steps and you learn steps and you learn steps. It can go on for a long time. And then one day, you just learn to dance, and it is so different.” Bill Austin   One of the new things that […]

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Dupont State Forest Hike

  No one replied to our previous post asking if anyone recognized these falls. We took a hike in North Carolina’s Dupont State Forest. The area was used as a location for the 2012 movie The Hunger Games.

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Winter Hiking in the State Forest

Last week, before the cold front came through, we took a hike to see these beautiful local waterfalls. Do you recognize them? The area was used for a 2012 movie. Extra points if you know the name of the movie. (You can use the Leave a Reply link below.)  

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Asheville Has Got It Right

Asheville, North Carolina, is the echo of the Hippie shout of the 60s. Everywhere you look, hand bills urge residents to keep it local: local art, local food. The residents support their own. There are eighteen craft breweries in the area. It’s really, really hard to get a bad beer […]

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