AT & Lake Rutherford

AT & Lake Rutherford, High Point State Park (8/12/2006)

This is the Hike of the Week for 8/1/2002 as described on the NY-NJ Trail Conference website.
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On the Appalachian Trail


Rocky Kittatiny ridge

Sawmill Lake

View west to Delaware Water Gap


Tent at Sawmill Lake

Sawmill Lake

Rocky descent

And rocky ascent

Mount Tammany?

View east from Kittatiny ridge


Lake Rutherford from AT

Searching for a cricket!

Split personality (self-portrait)

Caterpillar skins

View east from AT

View of ridge looking south

Lake Rutherford


View of north from Dutch Shoe Rock

Path to Rutherford lean-to


Old dividing wall on the Iris trail

They made their point

Iris "Smiley" trail blaze

Suitable for a tomahawk




Lunch at Lake Rutherford

This was Laura's idea

Cloud in the water

Rutherford is a Sussex reservoir



Northern Leopard frog

Six-Spotted Tiger Beetle


Fleeing with her doe

Fern-laced Iris trail

Two wild turkeys (of at least a dozen)

Interesting trail marker

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