Jan Ellen Ferrigan

Shenandoah’s Forest in the Sky

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Remember when you thought it might be possible to walk on clouds because they, of course, were made of a fluffy solid substance similar to cotton balls?

Last Friday, we to Shenandoah National Park for the day. Instead of hot and sunny – our new normal – it was moderate and cloudy, even a little rainy.  I don’t mind hot weather, but much prefer cloudy skies if I am outside all day. Shenandoah is known for its spectacular overlooks, however on cloudy days, you just see clouds. Kind of neat in my opinion. Our six-year-old touched clouds for the first time in my memory. She is now fully aware that clouds are foggy mists instead of cotton balls – a slightly sad, but magical discovery.

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We also ran into this little guy.

Slimy Salamander

Slimy Salamander (Plethodon glutinosus) out in the rain


Author: janellenferrigan

Writer who likes to play outside

One thought on “Shenandoah’s Forest in the Sky

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