We spent the long weekend up in the mountains visiting Oma and Opa We all had lots of fun! As usual we went hiking. This time Josh continued on longer than the boys and I did. He did a 13 mile hike with full pack to practice for his 30 mile hike coming up in October. Obviously the boys wouldn’t last that long so we headed home and picked him up a couple house later.
If you look closely in the photo above you may spot a copperhead snake. Jack came across this snake when he went a little ahead of Josh and me (yes, he knows better than to do that but clearly it didn’t stop him). The next thing we knew is we heard Jack screaming about a snake. We ran up to him and saw this guy. He was already past the snake and thus safe, but just seeing it scared him to death. The rest of us went through the woods to get around the snake since he was right on the path.