Titles-00 Welcome-b Map-Overview
Overview map of the area
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Jonathan and Jim arrive at the parking area about 4:45pm on Friday
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Maggie's ready to hike
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Fast forward to a chilly (35°F) Saturday morning... the Michelin Man with life-sustaining java
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Jon and Maggie start the day
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The rising sun illuminates the cabin's interior
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John's Rest Cabin as viewed from near the approach trail
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North side of the cabin
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Nearby storage shed
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Path to the necessary house
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Our first double-door privy
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Spacious interior
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New privy technology
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Another view of the cabin's north side
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Jon and Maggie finish breakfast
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A loving couple
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Jon and Jim begin hiking along Entry Run about 11:00am
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On the trail above the cabin
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A flood-control pond near the end of the trail
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On the road to the PATC's Rosser Lamb House
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Rear view of the house, still under renovation
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Front view
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A peek through the window at the new sink
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And more of the kitchen...
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We picked up the blue-blazed trail near the Lamb house... a cemetery near the trail
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Lucy Alexander: Born 1881, died 1903
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Jon attempts to communicate with the cabin via radio
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Steve and Nicholas arrive about 1:15pm
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Kathy, Patti and Pat arrive about an hour later and have lunch at the cabin
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No shortage of food
Most of the group then hikes the same loop (shown in yellow) completed earlier by Jon and Jim
The loop is 2.6 miles long and involves 2,200 feet of steep elevation gains and losses
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Back at the cabin after a great dinner that included Patti's ham and bean soup
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A boy and his dog
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Rinsing the breakfast dishes Sunday morning
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Gathering gear as we prepare to depart
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Nicholas joins the picture
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As does Jim. After leaving the cabin, we explored an unnamed road near the parking area before driving home.