Grayson Highlands 2014–Day 4 (Wide Open Skies)

Today was hike day.  No desire to get back on anything with wheels today!

Bacon on the grill.  Best way to start the morning.

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Sun is warming things up… we had beautiful blue skies all day.

Psalm 24 King James Version (KJV)

v1 The earth is the Lord’s, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.

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We drove up to the Massie Gap parking and started up the trail looking for wild ponies. Don’t ignore this sign!

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Rocket, our Boykin Spaniel – ready to go!

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Looking back from the gate.

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Many blueberry bushes on the way up…

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It’s a new sign but people ignore it anyway (why do people ignore these things?)

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What looks like an ancient fenceline…

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At the “top” of the gap, we turned right on the AT to get the kids some rock climbing time.  Sometime in the past, the AT was re-routed to have a section through GHSP.

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Panorama view from the rocks:

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Can you find the hot dog?

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Time to go back for lunch!

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After dinner, more campfire time at our friend’s campsite.  Music via my favorite guitar, Breedlove C25/CRH.

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