November 4, 2003
|HIKERS - Terry Doyle, Jack Jacobi, Steve Jordan, Wayne Miller, Gerald Shedd, Jack Slaton, Bob Thompson, and David Whitaker.|
TRAIL INFO. - Our hike today began at the Edmonds Trail / Tennessee Rock parking lot at Black Rock Mtn. State Park just north of Clayton, GA. We hiked the Edmonds Trail which is a moderately hilly 7.2 mile loop.
Another beautiful hiking day! Cloudy 65-75 degrees F. Nice woodland trail with creeks, falls, and a beautiful overlook at Lookoff Mtn.!
Flora viewed - Closed Gentian, Christmas Fern, and Galax.
Fauna identified - Chickadee, Piliated Woodpecker, Black Vulture, Junco, and Crows.
The trail-head for today's hike.
A great woodland trail with giant White Pines!
The trail is well-marked!
The creeks have nice foot bridges.
Our lunch spot was beautiful Lookoff Mtn. which over-looks Wolf Fork Valley.
Wolf Fork Valley!
A Table Mtn. Pine growing out of the granite rock face!
A nice waterfalls on the back loop.
The OFHC gang for today! David Whitaker, Terry Doyle, Jack Jacobi, Jack Slaton, Wayne Miller, Bob Thompson, Gerald Shedd, and Steve Jordan.