Our high yesterday reached 53 degrees; with an overnight low of reaching 33 degrees. It’s currently 33 degrees and clear.
Clingmans Dome is no stranger to a beautiful sunrise, but the highest point along the Appalachian Trail was looking particularly stunning this morning. I hope the photo above captured the moment well!
With my first week as the winter caretaker in the books, I can officially say that I’ve already forgot what day it is. Upon waking this morning, I thought it must be a Tuesday… guess I’ve settled into the new position well. As you can see below, the date no longer matters in the winter months. Just being here, is surely enough.
Onward and upward, Seth
P.S. - I’ve been devouring JP’s incredible library of books and would love to see some book recommendations from you all!
It is one of the blessings of wilderness life that it shows us how few things we need in order to be perfectly happy. - Horace Kephart