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!
View from the climb up Roy Gap Road
The top of Roy Gap Road looking down on Seneca Rocks
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
One of many, many, many…creek crossings
The view from the top is always worth the climb to get there.