19: New River Gorge

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Glade Creek Trail
West Virginia
37.8272,-81.0106 🌐

🗺 Trail map and AA trailhead



  • Day One
    • Map overlay
    • [salad]
    • Wild violets, squirrel corn, trillium, chickweed
    • [more]
    • Snack: Frontier Bites
    • Swimming in the river
    • [more]
    • Metal cable
    • Rivendell
    • Campsite
    • [more]
    • Wild violet in the fire ring
    • Robby's new Outdoor Vitals sleeping bag
    • Campfire
    • Dinner: Nicole's hobo dinners (tinfoil)
  • Day Two (2 miles hiked, 68°F)
    • Campfire
      • Char-cloth
    • Setting out
    • [flowers]
    • Lawns
    • [more], bloodroot
    • Rock skipping
    • [more]
    • Bridge
    • jack-in-the-pulpit
    • garter snake
    • Snack: pink-flavored smoothie
    • Campsite
    • Hike to the waterfall
    • Dryad saddle (pheasant back)
    • Arrive at the waterfall
    • Morel mushroom
    • Campfire
    • Dinner: morel; seafood ramen noodles
      • “fantastically fungal day”
  • Day Three (5.1 miles hiked, 66°F)
    • Breakfast: eggs and toast
      • “seductive tan lines”
    • [plant]
    • Moving out — into Spring
    • [meal]