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Skinny Dip Falls – September 28, 2018

There were some questions on the walk about the two different “Mountain Fetterbushes”. In the pictures below you can see the difference between the deciduous Eubotrys recurva, which we saw on our walk, and the evergreen Pieris floribunda, seen along … Continue reading

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Big Ridge Loop – September 14, 2018

Photography by Ken Borgfeldt, Penny Longhurst, & Jim Poling

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Sam Knob Meadow – September 7, 2018

Be sure to check out Ken’s great video below the pictures!   Photography by Ken Borgfeldt,  Penny Longhurst, &  Jim Poling

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Parkway South – August 24, 2018

Great drive. LOTS of plants & pictures! Includes stops at Wagon Road Gap, Log Hollow Overlook, and Wolf Mountain Overlook. The Balsam Mountain Gentian (Gentiana latidens) weren’t blooming yet, but you should be able to see Ken’s previous video of a … Continue reading

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Frying Pan Gap to Pisgah Inn – August 17, 2018

(Click on any picture to zoom) Photography by Ken Borgfeldt, Penny Longhurst, & Lucy Prim

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Bear Pen Gap to Wet Camp Gap – August 10, 2018

Some of us stopped at Wolf Mountain Overlook on the way home, so I’ve included pictures taken there.  (Click on any picture to zoom) Photography by Ken Borgfeldt, Penny Longhurst, & Jim Poling

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Flat Laurel Creek – July 27, 2018

Photography by Ken Borgfeldt & Jim Poling

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Shut-In Trail – July 13, 2018

Friday the 13th and we didn’t get rained on! (Click on any picture to zoom) Photography by Ken Borgfeldt, Alice Greko, Penny Longhurst, & Jim Poling

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Graybeard Mountain Overlook to Glassmine Falls Overlook – June 22, 2018

(Click on any picture to zoom) Photography by Ken Borgfeldt

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Frying Pan Gap to Pisgah Inn – June 15, 2018

(Click on any picture to zoom) Photography by Ken Borgfeldt and Penny Longhurst

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