Notes on Quotes: Hiking and Old Wives’ Tales and Sayings
“Some of those old wives were pretty smart.” Charlie Brown, “Peanuts,” Charles Shulz
Western Carolina University has an exciting new 6.7 mile trail system for hikers as well as bikers and runners which was dedicated just last month by Chancellor David Belcher and Josh Whitmore, associate director of outdoor programs at Western Carolina University. The trail is open to the public and is already one of the most hiked trails in the region. Given the gorgeous spring like weather, we decided to join all the other hikers on the new trail.
We parked near the WCU picnic area and softball field, walked through the underground tunnel and began the 1.8 mile Cullowhee connector section of the trail. There we met hikers Savannah Sanderson and Hannah Sisk, students at WCU, who told us they admired the ...