Elkmont and the Blinking Fire Flies

Photinus carolinus Firefly

Elkmont, located in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, is a beautiful and peaceful place surrounded by stunning natural beauty. One of the most fascinating sights that can be seen in Elkmont is the phenomenon of fireflies blinking in unison. This amazing display of nature’s beauty is a spectacle that attracts visitors from all over […]

Effects of Red Tide on Manatees


Manatees, also known as sea cows, are gentle giants that inhabit the shallow coastal waters of Florida and other parts of the world. Unfortunately, manatees are among the many marine species that are impacted by red tide, a harmful algal bloom that can be deadly to marine life. Red tide releases toxins that can affect […]

Stephen C Foster State Park

Stephen C Foster State Park

We recently had the pleasure of visiting the stunning Stephen C Foster State Park, nestled in the heart of the Okefenokee Swamp in southern Georgia. This remote 120-acre park, located in Fargo, GA, is approximately 19 miles away from any major road and offers guests a unique opportunity to disconnect from the modern world as […]

Our Geocaching Past Time

Geocaching Container

Geocaching is an outdoor adventure that has gained immense popularity among nature enthusiasts and families alike. This exciting activity involves using a GPS device to hunt for hidden treasures, which are often tucked away in waterproof containers filled with small trinkets or toys. The treasures are hidden by other geocachers and their locations are marked […]