of short hikes are accessible from the skyway. The US Forest Service
administers the rest areas and the trails in this area. Most of
the trails are well defined or marked but the possibility of getting
lost is still there. As with
most areas in the higher elevations weather is un-predictable.
frozen or otherwise can appear seemingly without warning. Despite
the forecast of a clear day rain gear and the proper clothing is
a must here.This is truly a wilderness area and help can be far
short hikes that we enjoyed are listed below. More are on the way!
a short hike that leads out to expansive views of the Citco Creek
and Joycw Kilmer Wilderness. The US Forest Service maintains this
bald and this is a highly recommended walk.
at a US Forest Service maintained overlook, this is an interesting
area to explore. The trail head is just before the rest rooms on
a gravel trail. The 1/2 mile walk to the bald is on a gravel bed
that is lined by railroad ties. A trail junction with
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