Natalie Cone is a freelance writer from Birmingham, Alabama. As a nature enthusiast and mother of two boys, she writes articles about all things outdoors and blogs about the mishaps of motherhood. Her fiction short stories have won three first-place contest awards, and have appeared in various magazine publications and anthologies. Natalie can be found on Facebook at www.facebook.com/NatalieWrites, on twitter @nataliecone and in a field of flowers at springtime.
With mother nature on the brink of showing off for Spring, there’s no better time than now to tug on the hiking shoes and get outside.
The Southeast and Mid-Atlantic regions are home to some of the best paddling adventures in the world. Here are seven of our favorites.