Cam, Ethan, Adam and Tim starting the climb up from Route 322
The junction of the Juniata and Susquehanna Rivers
Cam checking out the views
Looking south towards the town of Dauphin, PA
Cove Mountain on the west shore of the Susquehanna River
The intersection of Routes 22/322 and 11/15 near Clarks Ferry
Clarks Ferry Bridge
The Cookie Monster in full-afro mode
Lunch break at the Clarks Ferry Shelter
Adam, JJ and Cam gettin' ready for lunch
An honest-to-goodness 30-mile view
The Rockville Bridge - the longest stone arch bridge in the U.S.
The four cooling towers at Three Mile Island (25 miles to the south)
The Susquehanna River, the Rockville Bridge and TMI
Some of the best views yet in PA
The Energizer Bunny truckin' along
Crossing Route 225 atop Peters Mountain
The views north towards Halifax and beyond
Smoking Sox, Cookie Monster, Energizer Bunny, Cam and Adam at the end of the section hike.
And the Stalking Tortoise with the boys
Dinner at the Doyle. No illegal aliens in here!
An Appalachian Trail landmark
Adam and Cam checking out the drunks at the bar
Cam and Ethan sucking down Bacardi & Cokes before the long ride home.
A quick 3.0-mile hike to scout out the trail conditions to the Peters Mountain Shelter
Development in Clarks Valley
Decent trail conditions
Easy walking to the Peters Mountain Shelter
Camping spot just west of power lines
Views north towards Halifax.
Views south of Stony Mountain and beyond
I have arrived. 3.0 miles in 70 minutes.
Enclosed picnic table at the Peters Mountain Shelter
Large loft with steps
The original Peters Mountain Shelter, complete with napping derelict.
Tim and Maggie the Wonder Dog taking a break at the Peters Mountain Shelter. Maggie, why are you growling at me?
This is the point that Maggie began to look at me with utter contempt.
Looking over at Stony Mountain from Peters Mountain
The 1000' ascent over Stony Mountain
Trail through St. Anthony's Wilderness