Meadow Pinks

A photo I took of a patch of Meadow Pinks while on a 4th of July hike in the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge near Lawton, OK.

Project Breakaway Vaca: Day 2

Good Morning, Petit Jean State Park First thing’s first, blogging (Project Breakaway Day 1) and coffee! I got up about 6:30 AM, and started writing about our adventures yesterday, then Teresa got up and made some excellent coffee on the stove of her Little Guy (a very nifty camping toy). During and after coffee time…

On the Beaten Path. Summer Fun in Oklahoma.

There are quite a few things to do in Oklahoma that are family friendly, fun and will make good memories. In Oklahoma, we have 10 distinct ecological regions. Some of those regions include arid plains to mountains and subtropical forests, so there are plenty of activities to be found in Oklahoma on the beaten path, or even off…

Independence Day Hiking Adventures in Oklahoma

This Independence Day was one to remember! A small tribe of 6, close family and a couple friends going hiking in the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in Indiahoma, Oklahoma. We started the day at 5:30 A.M., left our home near Oklahoma City at 6:30 A.M. and began our trails in the car toward Indiahome, OK to meet…