Dolly Sods


Dolly Sods Revisited

The stars aligned, and for the third time in the last 30 days we were able to do an out-of-state hike. We decided to go back to Dolly Sods for two reasons: Our first hike was cut short due to rain. I managed to convince a couple of co-workers to…


Trail Review: Dolly Sods North

Herein you will find my thoughts on each of the trails I’ve hiked at Dolly Sods North. These entries are more a collection of my thoughts so that I won’t forget little details as time goes on. I’ve attempted to highlight each trail with it’s own graphic. The map was…


Dolly Sods – Early Summer 2015

Dolly Sods is a wilderness area contained within the Monongahela National Forest in Eastern West Virginia. Lets address that name first.  Long story short, it’s named after a fellow named Johann Dahle (pronounced Dolly) who settled the area in the 1780s.  “Sods” is a term used to describe a mountain top…