Rocky Knob - Quarry Gap, Michaux Forest, PA
Photos by Michael Juskelis, 2009/03/07.
We've hiked the Hosack Run Trail many times and never saw this vernal pond teaming with life: newts, spring peepers and aquatic grasses.
The view of Long Pine Run Reservoir from a pier at the beginning of the Beaver Trail.
Single Malt tests the thin ice across from the viewing pier.
A view down-lake to the spillway.
A view of Rocky Knob from the lake. Yes, we're going up there.
The only crossing of pretty Knob Run.
A nice lunch in a shady pine grove.
A group photo at the Quarry Gap Shelter.
Hiking through tunnels of dense rhododendron on the final leg of the hike.
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