If you haven't heard of the blog 1000 Awesome Things, well, you should have.
As a tribute to that fun idea, I offer my own awesome thing: Walking over a stream using a fallen tree.
Sure, you could walk through the water--it's not deep, and the nice cool water might even feel refreshing--but soggy shoes are not fun to walk back in. Using nature's bridge lets you feel like a tightrope walker, perched perilously above a raging river (or restful rivulet, as the case may be). You are getting to the other side safe and dry, and best of all you're doing it in a way that is