It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.

J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings

Your steps with us may lead you to southern Appalachia of North Carolina, 10,000 islands in the Florida Everglades, the Wind Rivers of Wyoming, the canyon country of Utah, the Costa Rica cloud forest, or the California high desert.