Before the Rain

You know how it goes, you have plans for the weekend and then Mother Nature promises cloudy days and rain.  So, do you take a chance and see if you can beat the weather clock?  Absolutely!

We had planned to walk the next leg of the New River Trail this morning, but the weather was calling for rain and when we got up it was cool and cloudy and a few drops were already in the air.  However, the weather channel said the rain wouldn’t be here until late afternoon, so we went for it.  And so glad we did, because we got in 6 miles of the trail (walking from Allisonia to Draper) before the rain started. . . just barely.  Even though we didn’t get a downpour, there was definitely enough precipitation to have made the walk uncomfortable if it had started any sooner.


A couple of very friendly dogs, got us started on today’s journey – they walked with us for the first mile.




Even though it was a cloudy day, the greenery on the trail was beautiful.


Hubby, looking relaxed. . .

Me, patiently waiting for him.


No idea what this is, but it was unusual, so picture worthy.


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