Friday 2 June 2006:
Webster County WVa
07:30 am. Depart Holly River State Park, Cr 3 Replete Road
08:35 am. Photograph flag on rock and multiflora rose
09:10 am. Stop in Wheeler Valley. The Wheeler farm, store, and post office established a hundred years ago still stand. Descendents too.
09:20 am. Photograph Mt. Zion church - exterior and interior. Membership 20; last attendance 9; last collection $9.00.
09:50 am. Stroll by Holly River, photograph homestead with rhododendron and stacks of wood in the yard.
11:10 am. Sight 1 chipmunk, 3 wild turkeys on Williams Camp Road.
12:30 pm. Hometown Diner in Diana, WVa. Fried chicken breast sandwich with lettuce, tomato, and onion. Compliments to chef.
Braxton County, WVa
02:45 pm. Dead possum on State Road 15, traffic too fast.
03:10 pm. Photograph church in Flatwoods, WVa.
04:25 pm. Photograph church with blue roof in Copen, WVa.
Gilmer County, WVa
04:45 pm. Photowalk in Cedarville, WVa.
05:10 pm. Camped in Cedar Creek State Park
"Took a walk by Cedar Creek. Got caught in sudden torrential downpour. Got soaking wet. Got drenched. Windows open in truck. Insides drenched. Digital camera on tripod over shoulder got drenched. Circuits fried. Displays quiver. Then flutter with paroxysms of nervous jitters. Then die."
Title: © Flag on Rock. r1415-31
Title: © Wheeler's Store. D060602-006
Location: Cr 3, Replete Road
Webster County, West Virginia
Title: © Cedar Creek. d060602-064
Location: Cedar Creek State Park
Gilmer County, West Virginia