Grayson Highlands State Park

If you are ever in or near Virginia, you simply must visit Grayson Highlands State Park.  It is near Mount Rogers and Whitetop Mountain, Virginia’s two highest mountains.  On one of our days of hiking, my lil’ family encountered beautiful wild ponies.

_MG_3414 _MG_3435 Spending time with the wild ponies. Beautiful ponies everywhere.  Though of you Hannah Malone and Cindy Barrineau MalonePart of the hike is on the Appalachian Trail and provides hikers respite at Thomas Knob Shelter.

IMG_3460It was a beautiful day and a beautiful hike that still makes me smile.  Sometimes, it is the little things.  Do you have a particular hike or outing that remains etched in your memory and replays in a loop in your mind?