8/5/12 MD – AT Weverton to Gathland State Park (Crampton’s Gap)

Little Caesar dropped Pauli and I off at the Weverton parking lot and headed home for air conditioning…it was 9 AM and already almost 90 degrees!  This section is also pretty easy, after you climb up to Weverton Heights!  It wasn’t too bad, I had water and am in okay shape for climbing.  I ran into more than a few unprepared hikers…not enough water, wearing cotton, etc.  I feel for them, but at the same time I think, really?  you thought you could hike 7 miles on a day with temps headed to 100 degrees with a little 12 ounce bottle of water? really????

Anyway, unprepared hikers aside…Everytime I hike by myself, the hike seems to take on its own theme.  This time it was the fungi! Wow!

About BoobOnARock

Hiking, the woods, books, my son, my cats and dogs, math, hanging with my sweetie and making fires. what else is there? oh yeah, falling in the woods every once in a while...it is a talent of mine.

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