Robber's Cave State Park
Robber's Cave State Park











Our Cabin
Our Cabin w/ Jeanie's van and Les's truck











View from Cabin
The view from behind our cabin











Jeanie
Jeanie











Kate
Kate











Andrea
Andrea











Les and Kate
Les and Kate











Shelly
Shelly











Lilly pad pond
A pond near the main park entrance











Caution sign
A sign warning of the hazards of falling branches. Many of the tree were badly damaged by an ice storm earlier in the winter.











Tree Damage
Tree damage caused by the ice storm











Cliff Road
Saturday morning we went on a hike to a view from the cliff











Redbud
The redbud trees were in bloom - spectacular!











Cliff
A better view of the cliffs











Andrea w/ binoculars
Andrea doing some birding from the cliff











Lake View
This is the view from the top of the cliff











Fossil Bank
We also went fossil hunting and found this marvelous bank with tons of fossils, including tree bark, imprints, and fossil roots











Fossil bark
Some fossil bark











Petrified roots
Some chunks of petrified root











Dinner preparation
Dinner prep in the cabin











Kabobs
We roasted kabobs











Eating dinner
The weather was beautiful, so we ate outside at the picnic table











Centerpiece
Andrea made this center piece for the coffee table in the cabin











Campfire
After dinner, we made a campfire and toasted marshmallows











Kate fetching wood
Kate successfully managed to knock down some dead branches for us to burn











Robber's Cave
The actual "robber's cave"











Slit Cave
Another cave in the area











Dogwood Boulders
The dogwood was not in peak, but we did find this tree in bloom











More Boulders
More lichen covered boulders











A place of pools
A place of pools











Castle Rock
A place Kate called Castle Rock











Les near Castle Rock
Les admiring Castle Rock











Kate
Kate on a trail with some interesting patterned rock











Kate's Place of Pools
Kate's Place of Pools











Kate in Place of Pools
Kate looking very happy in her special "Place of Pools"











Lost Lake
Lost Lake











Omlette Pan
Shelly's omlette pan cooked up it last meal Sunday morning and was given a fond goodbye.