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March 1, 2018

Lion’s Mane Mushroom (Hericium Erinaceus)

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Lion’s Mane Mushroom – photographed on a WooFDriver Tour MUSHing Run near Harpers Ferry on the C&O Canal Towpath October 13, 2017. It is also called Monkey Head, Bearded Tooth, Bearded Hedgehod, Satyr’s Beard, Bearded Tooth and Pom Pom Mushroom. This mushroom that can be found throughout North America, Europe and Asia is edible and has medicinal purposes.

Wikipedia’s Website to learn more about this mushroom

Enjoy the photos of the Lion’s Mane Mushrooms that WooFDriver captured!
Lion's Mane Mushroom

Posted in: Plant Life
March 1, 2018

Artist’s Fungus (Ganoderma applanatum)

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October 2, 2017 the WooFDriver was out on an adventure with the WooFPAK when he came across what appears to be Artist’s Fungus Mushrooms. This mushroom can be found across the United States. They grow on the base of trees or on logs. The name comes from its ability to hold images, people make, on the porous underside surface.

Mushroom Expert Website to learn more about this mushroom

Enjoy the photo album of this mushroom!
Artist’s Fungus (Ganoderma applanatum)

Posted in: Plant Life
December 26, 2017

Eagleton Mine Trail

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On November 2, 2016 the WooFDriver took the WooFPAK to the Eagleton Mine Trail in Pennsylvania for a Furwheeling mushing adventure. The trail is 20 miles of dirt that follows portions of the old Eagleton Railroad bed. It is named after the mining town of Eagleton that was here from 1845 to 1870.

To learn more about this trail www.visitpa.com

Here is another website that offers a great map of the trail www.pahikes.com

Enjoy the video footage from the adventure!

December 26, 2017

Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park Trail

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On February 23, 2017 the WooFDriver and his crew headed out to the Delaware and Raritan Trail for a Furwheeling adventure! The trail located in New Jersey is 69.5 miles long of crushed stone gravel that follows the route of the canal’s towpath. As you travel the towpath you will find remnants of the canal built in the 1830s. This trail is part of the East Coast Greenway trail network, that will run from Maine to Florida when complete.

To learn more about the trail Trail Link’s Website

Please enjoy the video footage from the adventure!

December 20, 2017

Government Road – Parsons, WV

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On March 18, 2016 the WooFDriver and his crew took to Government Road in Parsons, West Virginia for a Furwheeling mushing adventure! The winding road runs parallel to the Shavers Fork of the Cheat River, which in 1985 flooded the town destroying over 3,500 homes and 180 business. Most businesses never returned.

To learn more about the area Wikipedia’s Website

Enjoy the photos of this scenic area!
Government Road - Parsons, WV

Also enjoy the videos!

December 20, 2017

Blackwater Falls State Park

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On November 15, 2015 while the WooFDriver was out on tour with the WooFPAK to Spruce Mountain, they made a side trip to enjoy the views at Blackwater Falls State Park in West Virginia. The park is named for the falls of the Blackwater River that plummets five stories through the eight mile long gorge of the park. The tannic acid from the hemlock and red spruce needles that fall into the water make the color of the river appear black.

To learn more about the park http://www.blackwaterfalls.com/

Please enjoy the photo album from the trip!
Blackwater Falls State Park

To watch the videos from the park!

December 19, 2017

Penns Creek Path (Mid State Trail)

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On September 1, 2017 the WooFDriver took the WooFPAK to Pennsylvania for a Furwheeling mushing adventure. They took to the Penns Creek Path, 3.6 miles of crushed stone and amazing features like an old railroad tunnel and a recently refurbished bridge that crosses over Penns Creek. The Penns Creek Path makes up a small portion of the Mid-State Trail, a 319 mile long cross country hiking trail in central Pennsylvania.

To learn more about this trail Trail Link’s Website

Please enjoy the videos of the adventure!

December 19, 2017

Exeter Scenic River & Neversink Trails

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On October 17, 2017 the WooFDriver and his crew took the PAK to Pennsylvania on a Furwheeling adventure combining both the Exeter Scenic River Trail and Neversink Trail. These trails are short in distance but help to make trail connections on the Schuylkill River Trail system. The Neversink Trail is only 1.2 miles long of asphalt and the Exeter 2.3 miles of cinder, gravel and crushed stone. Small connector trails are important as the Schuylkill River Trail is still under construction, plans are to extend the trail to over 140 miles, the full length of the Schuylkill River.

To learn more about the Exeter Scenic River Trail Trail Link’s Website

To learn more about the Neversink Trail Trail Link’s Website

Please enjoy the videos from the adventure!

December 15, 2017

New River Gorge

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On May 2, 2017 the WooFDriver and his crew loaded up all their ghost hunting equipment to take the WooFPAK on a nighttime WereWOOFS adventure. They headed out to the New River Gorge in West Virginia which is full of remnants of America’s history. From old stone structures to coal mine entrances, there is a sense of the old coal mining town with was once thriving. The U.S. Army also had a camp here to use the river as a training and testing ground.

To learn more about this area National Park’s Website

Please enjoy the photos from the adventure!
WereWOOFS New River Gorge 5.02.2017

Also enjoy the video!

December 15, 2017

Indian Head Rail Trail

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On July 25, 2017 the WooFDriver and his crew took the WooFPAK to the Indian Head Rail Trail in Southern Maryland for a Furwheeling mushing adventure! This trail is 13.4 miles long of asphalt surface over the old railroad bed that was built in 1918 to transport supplies to and from the U.S. Navy’s Indian Head Powder Factory.

To learn more about the trail Trail Link’s Website

Please enjoy the video footage from the adventure!