Hiking Morgan Monroe Forest

Last weekend my husband and I took advantage of the glorious Fall weather to go on a three hour hike in the Morgan Monroe Forest. The colors were wonderful and the hills were challenging. I’m still sore three days later, but it was worth it!

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There were ravines and caves.

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Ponds that reflected the impossible blue of the sky.

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Lots of moss – on the trees, on the rocks and covering the ground next to the trail. And then my favorite – fungus!

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Could this be any more intricate and beautiful?

And science geek that I am, I even looked up the name of the tree with three pronged leaves that covered the forest floor – the Sassafrass tree!

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I absolutely love Fall!

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