below: lake lure...........below: "to the batcave"
below: looking glass waterfall
the waterfall: maybe 100 ft. (top to bottom)
below: sliding rock
below: cold mountain (views)
below: a scenic overlook
meanwhile, up on the blue ridge parkway, we rescued blair & patrick... who had just gotten engaged before blair's car broke down (in the rain) at one of the (many, many) scenic overlooks.
we took them to their hotel, the pisgah forest inn, where they "forced" us to share some appetizers & wine.
below: the view at the pisgah forest inn & restaurant
below, left to right: blair (from charleston), patrick (from london), len, catbelow: mountain sunset