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A Sunday Drive

On Sunday, July 27th, Bob and I went for a drive to Allegany State Park near Salamanca, NY. This park is located an approximate hour drive from our home.  It is one of our favorite local destinations to commune with nature.  Our first stop in the park was at Thunder Rocks, where I took several pictures as we walked around the massive rock formations.

Thunder Rocks

Bob found a sliding rock.

Thunder Rocks

Our next stop was at a picnic area near Red House Lake. We brought a picnic lunch with us and ate it here.

Red House Lake
with Red House Administration Building in background

Red House Lake

Our picnic lunch

 

After lunch we made a couple more stops in the park.

We stopped at the Thomas L. Kelly Covered Bridge.

Thomas L. Kelly Covered Bridge

We stopped at Stone Tower.

View from Stone Tower

We stopped at Bridal Falls.

Our last stop was at Quaker Lake.

From Quaker Lake we took Route 280 back home.

 

2 Responses to “A Sunday Drive”

  1. Betsyfromtennessee

    What a wonderful day trip you all had… I can understand why you two enjoy going there so much… That is nature at its finest…. Love all of your photos.
    Hugs,
    Betsy

    Reply

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