What’s Blooming on the LHT

What’s Blooming on the LHT

Our 20 miles of trail in Lawrence and Hopewell Townships offer an abundance of eye-catching flora, and we want to help our friends identify them. Welcome to What’s Blooming on the LHT, an ongoing series of “field guides” to Mercer County plants. This...
Earth Day

Earth Day

by Cassie Ankener Hey Guys! In celebration of the fact that Earth Day just happened, I would like to share with you a few facts about our Earth’s environment: -Americans use about 2,500,000 plastic bottles every hour; -The average time for plastic bottles to decompose...
Spring plants

Spring plants

by Cassie Ankener Hey guys! It was supposed to rain today, but I woke up to nice clear blue skies and warm weather, a perfect day to go out on the trail. While I was out on the trail, I saw that some skunk cabbage has popped out! At first I thought they were named...
Mushrooms

Mushrooms

by Cassie Ankener Hey guys! So I was walking on the trail today and happened to encounter this tree! It’s covered in mushrooms! There were a bunch more of those trees along the trail. When I got home I researched it a little and found out that the reason why mushrooms...