Prospect Rock

Prospect Rock, Appalachian Trail (5/5/2007)

This out-and-back starts across the street from the Greenwood Lake Marina, climbs the State Line Trail to its end and takes the Appalachian Trail north into New York on Prospect Rock to "Grand View" and beyond.
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Brook bed


Climbing State Line Trail

Lightning bug

Laura with Greenwood Lake through trees


The Love Trail?


AT registry

Pines on the basalt bottomed AT

AT survey marker

Laura straddles NJ and NY

A black lizard hides in that cairn


Spring blooms on Prospect Rock

Making our way to Grand View

Fox Island in Greenwood Lake

Boat on Greenwood Lake

View south from Grand View

View east into Sterling Forest

Pontoon plane

View north from Grand View

Marina on Greenwood Lake


A rat snake fight! See their heads?

Another view of the clinch

The victor watches the other flee

A pine alley


Sprouts on the AT

Swamp close-up


Waterfall off the AT


Looking north

Our lunch spot



Labradoodle at Grand View

Speed boat on Greenwood Lake

Four hikers with four dogs


Intersection of AT with State Line trail


Tiny frog jumped across our path

Dan with marina in back

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