December 19, 2014
July 11, 2012
December 28, 2011
North Carolina has a very unique natural feature
called Pilot Mountain, which appears to rise out of nowhere.
Native Americans were said to use it as a landmark
and called the mountain Jomeokee –
The “Great Guide” or “Pilot”.
This view overlooks Lake Larissa,
a man-made lake in a beautiful setting.
I’m lucky enough to work just a few
minutes away from this area.
Click on the first photo to enlarge and
see if you can find the ducks on the lake,
Click on the second photo to make out the unusual
shape of Pilot Mountain a little better.
the view from the overlook at the state park.
The trails at Pilot Mountain State Park are also
part of the NC Birding Trails.