Shenandoah NP - John H Bowman Photos
Stony Man Mountain Overlook - SNP

Stony Man Mountain Overlook - SNP

Ruth Ann & I went to Shenandoah NP June 27-28, stayed night at Skyland Resort (room 121, Craigin lodge - west side, same area as Laurel & Shenandoah lodges, where we stayed in 2015, opposite Conference Hall; cool, comfortable air, more clouds than forecast (which was good), except for sunset, and at night, when clear sky allowed night-sky shooting; Guide to SNP (based on Heatwole book, on line version maintained by Larry Brown, says combined Hughes River Gap & Stony Man Mountain overlooks are one long, 2-part overlook, 2nd longest in SNP (Hogback overlook is 75 ft longer); Stony Man Mountain overlook, Skyline Drive MP 38.6, elevation 3100 ft; GPS data on photos of valley show 3100 ft elevation; road appears to run on Page-Madison county line - overlook on W side probably in Page, but a close call

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