Shenandoah National Park

Yesterday I entered the Shenandoah NP, the second NP on the AT (the other being the Smokies). This park I visited frequently in my teens and twenties. I’ve been a member of the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club for over 30 years – they maintain this part of the AT.

In the first 30 minutes of my time in SNP, I saw 4 bears. Two sets of moms with a single cub.

Also saw a very tame deer.


Then the rain came.

Some rainy day shots

A hickory nut.

Set webs galore:




Then the sun came out.


Great first day in SNP, 

Junco

3 comments

  1. Harry Brown · September 19, 2016

    The Shenandoahs, as you know, are pretty wonderful. Enjoy the early fall weather.

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  2. Sally · September 19, 2016

    What a beautiful place!

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  3. Marti Rand · September 18, 2016

    I love the pictures of the spider webs. They remind me of lacy tatting, elegant.

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