Posts Tagged ‘ Shenandoah National Park ’

Fly Poison And Ferns

July 9, 2011
Fly Poison And Ferns

Here’s a photo of fly poison amongst ferns. My wife took this photograph on the Appalachian Trail on our recent hike up Hogback Mountain in Shenandoah National Park.

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Beard Tongue

July 8, 2011
Beard Tongue

My wife took this picture of Beard Tongue wildflowers on an Appalachian Trail hike last month up Hogback Mountain in Shenandoah National Park…

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Canada Violet

June 4, 2011
Canada Violet

These white violets were photographed on our recent hike to Lower Cedar Run Falls in Shenandoah National Park.

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Shenandoah National Park Free Admission

April 19, 2011
Shenandoah National Park Free Admission

It is National Park Week now, running through April 24, 2011. If you do not already have an annual pass to Shenandoah National Park, it’s a great time to visit now with the redbuds blooming and temporary free admission. Of course, if you’re in east Tennessee or Western North Carolina, you can visit Great Smoky…

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Hiking Hickerson Hollow

March 25, 2009
Hiking Hickerson Hollow

The Hickerson Hollow Trail is relatively close to the northern entrance of Shenandoah National Park at Front Royal.  The trail begin at Lands Run Gap near Skyline Drive milepost 9.  The Hickerson Hollow Trail is fairly steep, like many other trails leading from Skyline Drive down the ridge to the edge of the park.  As…

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Hiking Robertson Mountain

March 15, 2009
Hiking Robertson Mountain

This photo of Old Rag Mountain was taken from the trail up Robertson Mountain towards the end of last fall.  The tulip poplars were still in fall colors, but the leaves had turned brown or already fallen at higher elevations. An Alternative to Old Rag Old Rag is a spectacular hike, but it can be…

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