weathering Knob

Mileage: 1.2 Miles                                                                           Directions

Rise: 328 ft                                                                                       Facebook

Hike Time:  30 minutes (4 kids)                                                       Weather

significance: Appalachian trail, Views                                             Pintrest

Printable Map             40.806099,-75.534892

Here is some of what you need to know: This is a great place to take the kids because the trail is short, there are rocks to climb, and the views are great.

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1. Scroll the mouse over the altitude line to see where it lines up on the map

2. Click on the flags for more information

3. Click on the pictures to make them large

 

 

 

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The parking area

 

 

From the parking area you will walk up hill, then Cross the road. The road is busy so watch your butt. You will only have about 0.2 of level hiking before you start the big climb. The elevation gain is about 300 feet over 0.2 miles, it is not easy but it is short.

 

 

 

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After crossing the road

 

 

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Their is a cool view at the top of the valley below. The mountain across from us carries the AT in the opposite direction, note the perch on the other side where you can get a view of this mountain.(click on the pictures to enlarge).

 

 

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This is a great area for hiking. Check out the nearby Blue Mountain loop for more Appalachian trail hiking and Glen Onoko for some awesome waterfalls.

 

 

 

 

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