Walls of Jericho by Carson Feather Whitmore Get outside and experience Walls of Jericho –  for one of the most gorgeous hikes in the South, covered with unique wildflowers,…

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Galax (Galax urceolata ) by Carson Feather Whitmore If you enjoy hiking in our region’s oak-hickory or oak-pine forests, you have likely encountered the distinct musky aroma of galax. An…

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by Emily EhleyRed Wolf (Canis rufus) As the summer begins and the green glow of tulip poplar blossoms rise over the mountains, we take a moment once again to be…

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Trillium (Trillium spp.), By Emily Ehley ( Trillium erectum, pictured) Georgia O’Keeffe, who painted flowers that were more than flowers- and landscapes that breathed life, once wrote, “Nobody sees a…

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