Hike #2 – 52 Hike Challenge

Hike #2 of the 52 Hike Challenge took place on Sunday, March 4th at Lone Elk Park near Valley Park, MO.  Let's be clear here --- there IS more than one Elk here ... LOL!  In fact, some were right next to the trail.  A bit disconcerting, since Park Rangers always tell you to stay …

Hike #1 – 52 Hike Challenge

It's already March, but hey, a gal has to start somewhere! I took my first hike today at Creve Coeur County Park, about 10 miles from where I live.  The trail I picked was Bootlegger's Run, which is a 4-5 mile loop.  As I'm still babying my effed-up knee (from running the past 2 years), …