Top Posts & Pages
Tag Archives: Michaux State Forest
Located on Ridge Road in the northern section of Michaux State Forest, Hammond’s Rocks is a roughly 400′ long exposed outcropping of large conglomerate rocks on the summit of South Mountain. Numerous paths through the rocks allow you to explore on, around, … Continue reading
Just off of Swift Run Road Monument Rock a broad, awe-striking ledge of Weverton Quartzite on Snowy Mountain overlooks Tumbling Run and is easily explored whether on foot by hikers or by experienced rock climbers.
Buzzard Rocks Vista sits on the edge of Sliding Rock Mountain and overlooks many geographic features such as Watery Hollow, South Mountain and numerous other hills and ridges. Also visible are the two communications towers and the fire tower on top … Continue reading
While there are several different ways to hike to Chimney Rocks this trail is best if you want to hike there in the early morning to watch the sunrise from the rocks. The trail follows a wide forest road that … Continue reading
Valley View Vista sits perched nearly 700′ above the rolling farmland of the Cumberland Valley below along the somewhat ill-maintained Oak Road on the western side of Quincy Mountain. Visible on the far side of the valley more than 20 miles … Continue reading