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Playlist: Steele, Alabama (Driving & Camping)

Here we go. You’re driving from the heart of Appalachia. Along I-81 or some twisting parallel backroad equivalent in Cherokee or Nantahala National Forests. You come out from the mountain ridge known as Lookout Mountain and you’re in Alabama. Final(ish) destination: the top of Chandler Mountain, about 50 miles from Birmingham.

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Alternate Views: Paddle to See the Cherry Blossoms

Pandemic or not, cherry blossom season always gets crowded around the Tidal Basin. I mean, yeah, they’re all elegantly hanging over the rippling basin in varying shades of pinks and whites and you get to glance across at the Jefferson Memorial. If foot traffic isn’t your thing, you can always try riding the ripples of…

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