From June 2023

Exploding Toilet and No Water

Last week, Tom and I carefully planned our days off.  We would get all our domestic stuff done one day – laundry, cooking, cleaning, blog posts.  The next day we would take a longer hike to see some of the park.  The third day we would head east on US 58 and check out historical …

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Oriented to Cumberland Gap NHP

Tom and I have been working at Cumberland Gap National Historical Park for two weeks now and we are getting oriented to the park and how it operates.  Some places we’ve worked had formal orientation training (Fort Union Trading Post, Pipe Spring, San Juan Island, Grand Portage).  Others are more informal.  Cumberland Gap’s orientation program …

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Three States Before 9 a.m.

Because we are living in the Wilderness Road Campground, Tom and I have to drive through three states in order to get to work.  We have to report to work at 8:30, which means that we have driven through three states before 9 a.m. Cumberland Gap National Historical Park is located at the conjunction of …

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