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  1. Manassas Gap to Snickers Gap

    by , 11-15-2016 at 10:43 (Katahdin to Kakadjo Road ME October 3-9, 2018 din)
    June 26-29/2008


    VA Manassas Gap to Snickers Gap

    With Rob and Steve Montgomery and Stan ...before wedding!


    Mile 971 6/26 Hiked 10 miles to Sky Meadows to eat a fantastic lunch whereupon I broke my MSR Mini Water filter on the stone patio.Mile 987 Hiked to Rod Hallow Shelter passing by Ashly Gap at mile 983. Had a piped spring for water. 6/27 Hiked the infamous Roller Coaster to mile 997 Snickers Gap passing by Bear Den Hostel at mile 996.
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  2. Thornton Gap to Harpers Ferry

    by , 11-15-2016 at 10:38 (Katahdin to Kakadjo Road ME October 3-9, 2018 din)
    3/17-3/19/2010


    Thornton Gap/Panorama to Snickers Gap


    with Donnie and Don Martin
    935 mile marker
    9:35 Hiked to mile 945 to Free Range Cabin Camp Site; tented in field with close by water and Cabin table to eat at!
    Nice Views east arrived at 5:48 and rained overnight.
    3/18 Hiked Little Hog Back to observation area. Took pic at Gravel Springs Gap trailhead. Hiked to Tom Floyd Shelter 3/19 Hiked 4 miles to Route 55 at lake dam and waited ...
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  3. Blackrock to Swift Run Gap

    by , 11-15-2016 at 10:34 (Katahdin to Kakadjo Road ME October 3-9, 2018 din)
    7/26-28 2010


    VA Blackrock to Swift Run Gap


    with Montgomery.


    Started at mile 1307.4 Started at 11am and hiked 9 miles to Loft Mountain Campground which had potable water! Got trail magic on the trail within first 2 miles. Hot dogs and beer.7/27/2010 Hiked 6 miles to Pinefield Hut in an up and down gradual descent walking past a spring on the way. Had lunch at Pinefield and hiked 10 miles to Hightop arriving at dusk. Talked to some young ...
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  4. Rockfish Gap to Blackrock

    by , 11-15-2016 at 10:20 (Katahdin to Kakadjo Road ME October 3-9, 2018 din)
    04/06-07/2009


    VA Rockfish Gap to Blackrock


    with Montgomery


    Parked at Afton Mountain at old Hojo's Hiked uphill ascending 600' to Calf Mount Shelter which was full so we camped close by and ate dinner. Plenty of water .2 away. 4/07 Hiked 14 miles to Blackrock parking lot. Had lunch at Trayfoot Gap. We hiked briefly above the tree line at Trayfoot Mountain 3,900'. Then downhill to Blackrock
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  5. James River to Rockfish Gap

    by , 11-15-2016 at 10:17 (Katahdin to Kakadjo Road ME October 3-9, 2018 din)
    5/31-6/3/2011


    VA James River footbridge to Rockfish Gap


    Solo Mile post 779 to ME


    12:00 pm at lot off 501 to Glasgow. Nan gave 4 hikers a ride for ice cream at Gasgow! James River Footbridge Climber 2400' up hill 10 miles passing John Hollow Shelter to Punch Bowl Shelter and tented because of terrible mosquitoes! Shelter is adjacent to stagnant pond. Only stay here in Winter after the frost. Met legendary Stanley the Steemer from Massachusetts. ...
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