Milwaukee Lakefront

On Saturday, January 13th, I took part in my very first Meetup event! For those unfamiliar with it, Meetup is sort of like the online version of a bulletin board. Looking for a group of other walking enthusiasts? Hoping to connect with others in your industry or field? Just want to find some people to…

Halfway Prairie Wildlife Area

Also known as Halfway Prairie Dane County Wildlife Area, this was a brief stop on my drive from Tower Hill back to Madison. I had seen it on my way to Spring Green that morning and thought to myself, Hey! Didn’t I see a picture of that on Flickr earlier? Maybe I should check it…

Tower Hill State Park

My first “planned” adventure was on January 6th. I use quotation marks there because I had actually planned to go to Governor Dodge State Park, but a little research suggested that the trail I wanted to walk might be closed for hiking since we actually had some snow on the ground. Instead, I decided on nearby…

Cherokee Marsh (North Unit)

My first adventure was completely unplanned. It was New Year’s Eve and I was staying at my parents’ house in Madison. I sat down at the computer for a second before deciding that I just needed to get out. I didn’t know (or care) where, but in that moment, I simply could not fathom staying…

Walking in a Wisco Wonderland

Every journey starts with a step. That leads to another step. And another. And before you know it, you’re really walking. The world’s an awfully big place, and I need that first step, so I’m starting with the state I call home: Wisconsin.