Month: February 2016

Spotlight on the Forest

February 29, 2016 A kayaker on the St. Francis River at Silver Mines Recreation Area in the Mark Twain National Forest in Missouri. “Missouri’s only National Forest, Mark Twain, encompasses roughly 1.5 million acres, mostly within the Ozark Highlands. The Forest is characterized by large permanent…

Spotlight on St. Louis

February 23, 2016 As we are walking into Week 2, let’s take a look at our first destination. Weddings at the Shrine of St. Joseph “With its spectacular murals and statues, stately columns and rich Catholic symbols, the Shrine of St. Joseph is a popular location…

It’s Not Just a Walk, It’s an Adventure!

We have landed!   Now is the time to grab your walking gear and take off! Having a virtual flight to Springfield, Illinois on our first day has given us the chance to visit the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum. We will be able to view historical life-size…

Step it Up: Life is a Journey!

On Monday, February 15th, 2016 we will trek out towards our virtual adventure across the Ozarks. This is a 7-week event where we will arrive in Memphis, Tennessee on April 3rd, 2016. Each week we will have an exclusive destination which will emphasize one or more…