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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








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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.







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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







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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







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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







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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







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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"







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Lost Lake
Lost Lake


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