Is there any other better way to kick off 2012 than to kick it off with great hike in the woods? Is your New Year’s resolution to get more active, spend more time outdoors, or have more fun as a family?
Trail of Tears State Park in Jackson, Mo., is participating in the First Day Hike of 2012 and no matter what your New Year’s resolution might be, hiking away New Year’s Day will work for all of them.
If I sat here and tried to tell you how many times I have hiked Trail of Tears, we would probably be here all day. My very first hike was as a child with my Dad, my latest hike with kiddos and our giant puppy, Wheeler, to my favorite hike when my dear hubby was still trying to win my heart and planned a hiking date……gentleman, it worked he won it! Continue to read more