Posts tagged “West Virginia

High Knob Trail – Brandywine, WV

High Knob trail – started out on a nice, pine needle trail climbing to the ridge

High Knob trail – got rocky and steep as we neared the summit


View from the High Knob fire tower – 360 degree views of VA and WV


The top of High Knob fire tower – motivation for a fast descent!

High Knob


Seneca Rocks – Roy Gap Road

View from the climb up Roy Gap Road

The top of Roy Gap Road looking down on Seneca Rocks


North Fork Mountain Trail – WV

Trailhead for the North Fork Mountain Trail in West Virginia

Climbing to the ridge

“Doubly happy, however, is the man to whom lofty mountain tops are within reach.” John Muir –


The reward at the end of a long trail run – South Branch of the Potomac River


Capon Valley 50K

Meadow trail

One of many, many, many…creek crossings

The view from the top is always worth the climb to get there.