The trip to 'Sapsucker Woods' was covered by
barbie... go here to hear the story how we
drove miles out of our way, and got there late and
well.....just go here and see it all.
right by it and didn't even see the sign. Little wonder
as you can see below it wasn't very large or
interesting to see, but we turned around and
came back and found it.
It says State Park but we were only interested in the
hike and the falls.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Watkins Glen State Park is located on the edge of the village of Watkins Glen, NY, south of Seneca Lake. The main feature of the park is the hiking trail that climbs up through the gorge, passing over and under waterfalls. The park has a lower part that is next to the village and an upper part that is open woodland.
Watkins Glen State Park is in a 400-foot deep narrow gorge cut through rock by a stream that was left hanging when glaciers of the Ice Age deepened the Seneca Valley, creating rapids and waterfalls wherever there were layers of hard rock.
We got there in time for the organized walk by a
young Naturalist, who talked way too much and moved
way too slow.
and watch them....and listen to the water flowing
over the rocks.
It was here that I found the dragonfly on a dying blade of
grass...it stayed still just long enough for a couple shots
and we had to return to the bottom and continue
on our trip home.
To God be The Glory ~ Great Things He Hath Done