Douthat State Park, Clifton Forge VA (2.27.5)

 

Looking back on Middle Mountain with the long rollout down along the ridgeline (LtoR) at 3000ft - Warm Springs Mt looms in the distance at 4222ft

Everbody got twisted up Stoney

thanks to the 42 switchbacked turns up Middle Mountain.

What goes on when I'm way off the back? - self photo

One of the steeper turns (switchback?) up Stoney Run

No time for play on this climb 45 minute climb.

always time to play

with new toys.

Middle Mt South Trail terminous.

Dan rolls down,

and out.

Andy rolling in, left...

right...

and out.

another a$$hole

Get it. (your cake)

Got it (and ate it too)

From lake side...

it's just a short hop up, to this lake view.

The face of the "short hop"

Mountain Side trail

Mike's in there

Trippin' back home

The ups and downs of the day at Douthat