A Family Adventure


Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Rocky Ridge Rock Climbing

July 3, 2020
Emilie Phillips

I have been burning the candle at both ends this week, so you get a brief write up from climbing in WV a few weeks ago. Worse yet, I had this post all written except for the photos, and then I pressed “back” in my browser and lost it. Isaac was keen to go rock […]

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Red Creek Swim

August 28, 2018
Emilie Phillips

My favorite swimming hole (and many other people’s) is just north of the Breathed Mountain trail intersection with Red Creek trail. Above the swimming hole, there’s a solid rock beach for sunning. The tannic water falls off the side of the beach down a series of cascades to a pool roofed by trees. In spring […]

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Red Creek

Photo Album

August 28, 2018

Almost Seneca

August 26, 2018
Emilie Phillips

We took Isaac to the “Little Rocks”, a small cliff above Canaan Valley, West Virginia. It would be generous to say the cliff is thirty feet tall. The face is streaked with horizontal cracks. Great for beginners. My parents, Tyson, and I were here to train for a multi-pitch climb on Seneca Rocks. The Climb […]

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WV Climbing Day 2

Photo Album

August 27, 2018

Red Creek

Photo Album

September 1, 2013

We hiked out to red creek and back via Blackbird Knob Trail.