Don Childrey

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Don Childrey grew up in Burlington, North Carolina, but spent many nights in remote backcountry campsites in the Uwharrie and Appalachian Mountains with fellow Boy Scouts and other friends. Since then he has been fortunate enough to spend nights under the stars in many remote locations, including the White Mountains of New Hampshire, the Sierra Nevada Mountains of southern California, on Mount Rainier in Washington State, and in the Brooks Range in Alaska.

After earning a Civil Engineering degree at North Carolina State University and a Professional Engineer’s license, he worked for the NC Department of Transportation and later for the NC Office of the State Controller. In his free time, Don combined his curiosity and a desire to create with
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Uwharrie Lakes Region Trail...

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Looking for Liquor Spring

Most hikers I know love interesting natural locations and interesting stories. Combine the two and you definitely have their attention. Liquor Spring on Dark Mountain in the Uwharrie National Forest is such a place.

Liquor Spring

I first read about Liquor Spring years ago in Joe Moffitt’s book An Afternoon Hike Into the Past from 1975. In the book, Joe told the story of a bootlegger from

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