4/21/2013 Thurston Griggs Trail to Black Rocks on the Maryland AT
I have wanted to explore this trail ever since passing the cut off when I hiked the AT section from Rt. 40 to Wolfsville Road. It is not very long, about 3.5 miles round trip, but has a nice rocky climb up to the AT.
First stream crossing
Sidekick Pauli showing off her pack!
Second stream crossing…now the trail got steep and rocky.
Up the rocky path to the Pogo campground on AT
Nice spring near Pogo campground
Approaching Pogo campground
Heading up to Black Rocks (south on the AT)
Near the cut off to Black Rocks
The cut off
First view! Great day to be up here!
Sidekick Pauli enjoys the view!
View into the Middletown Valley and off into Hagarstown, Maryland
Underneath Black Rocks…haha funny face looking at Hagarstown!