I spent the weekend on the best hike I’ve ever done in the Appalachians. We started near the foot of Mount Rogers, in the southern part of Virginia:
The weather was beautiful for the entire trip. Plenty of open meadows like this one, punctuated by an occasional stretch of leaf-bare forest.
(I’m going to try a new strategy for vacationblogging this time — a separate post for each photo. At the end I’ll publish a table of contents for handy reference)