John Natale

I love to fly fish, hike, camp...basically anything that gets me outside!

Hike to Bondcliff

New Hampshire / Lincoln Woods Trailhead

Park at the Lincoln Woods Visitors Center off the Kancamagus Highway where the Lincoln Woods Trailhead begins.

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Hike the Gorge Trail at Buttermilk Falls

New York / Lower Buttermilk Falls

The Gorge Trail starts to the right at the base of the last cascading waterfall you see as you enter the park.

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Hike to Kelly's Knob via the Appalachian Trail

Virginia / Kelly's Knob Trailhead

This is a great day hike for families or groups looking to get out for a short hike on the Appalachian Trail in Jefferson National Forest.

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Hike the War Spur Loop

Virginia / War Spur Trailhead

This is an awesome hike to do with limited time. It only took about 2 hours total with time to chill at the overlook.

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Fly Fish the Tom's Creek-Poverty Creek Junction

Virginia / Poverty Creek Road

Head west on Glade Road from Blacksburg for 4.0 miles until it merges onto Mt. Zion Road. Continue on this for another 1.5 until you pass New Mt Zion Church on your right.

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Hike the Falls Trail at Beltzville State Park

Pennsylvania / Christman Trailhead Parking lot

At the Christman Trailhead, hike a quick, flat 2.5 miles following the yellow trail markers through farm meadows and birch forests to the Falls Trail loop/intersection.

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Hike the Wetlands Loop, BU Nature Preserve

New York / BU Nature Preserve Visitor Parking

Park across from the Nature Preserve Kiosk where you can pay to park ($1 for 30 mins) ask an attendant for directions at the entrance of the university for ease of navigation through campus.

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Hike and Birdwatch the Apalachin Marsh

New York / Apalachin Marsh Pull-off

Park on the gravel "pull-off" West-bound on Route 434 in Apalachin (See pin). Walk along the fence and turn into the opening where you'll go through a tunnel about 20 yards long.

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Fish Sinking Creek at Clover Hollow Queens Truss Bridge

Virginia / Clover Hollow Covered Bridge

Park alongside of the road at the bridge where 2-3 cars can fit. From here you can fish in Sinking Creek with a great view of this historic landmark.

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Photograph Sinking Creek Falls

Virginia / Sinking Creek Falls

Park at the Clover Hollow Covered Bridge, and walk or bike  1/3 mile along Clover Hollow Rd in the direction of Blue Grass Trail Rd or to the pin dropped in the location below.

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Fly Fish the White River

Arkansas / Bull Shoals-White River State Park

Spend a week or weekend trout fishing on the world famous White River, located in north central Arkansas.

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Backpack Indian Heaven to Blue Lake

Washington / Thomas Lake Trailhead

Crowds and mosquitoes were nonexistent as we went a bit early in the season. The trails were all covered in snow, but we were able to do some way finding with a GPS and topo map. 3.

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Hike to Eagle Falls & Lake

Lake Tahoe / Eagle Falls & Lake

Eagle Falls Trail is located off Highway 89 and is surrounded by some of the most beautiful landscapes in California.

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Hike and Camp the Sam Knob Loop

North Carolina / Sam Knob Trailhead

This is one of my favorite quick "getaway" loops in the Pisgah Ranger District.

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Explore the Treasures of Shining Rock

North Carolina / Shining Rock Trailhead

There are several ways to access the Shining Rock Wilderness Area, but go for the main trail head off of Hwy 276.

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Hike the Narrows, Zion NP

Utah / Temple of Sinawava Trail

Hiking the narrows in Zion National Park is one of my favorite hikes and something I return for almost every year, I can still remember my first visit as a kid.

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Hike Mt. Crawford

New Hampshire / Mt. Crawford

Don't let the relatively short 2.5 mile hike up Mt. Crawford fool you, you certainly work for the amazing views from the summit.

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Backpack Park Butte

Washington / Park Butte Trail

Looking for somewhere to backpack or capture the Milky Way on the west slope of the Cascades? Look no further than Park Butte. With some of the best views of Mt.

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Backpack to Point Reyes' Wildcat Camp

San Francisco / Palomarin Trailhead

In order to make this trip possible, go to recreation.gov and make a reservation for Wildcat Camp (available year-round).

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3-Day Montana Fly Fishing Expedition

Montana / Missouri River

Join us for a 3 days of amazing fishing on the Missouri River. We'll show you the best fishing holes, provide you with the right flies, and overall have a ton of fun.

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Explore the Avenue of the Giants

San Francisco / Avenue of the Giants

The Avenue of the Giants is a scenic 31 mile long highway that is surrounded by 51,222 acres of giant redwood trees in the Humboldt Redwoods State Park. This road offers amazing views of the redwoods.

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