A Day in Valley Forge

by Louis Dallara on February 5, 2011 · 1 comment

Tree Line

Chasing tree lines

Hyperbolic Focal Distance

Green Green

Valley Forge Park is a place I found myself going back to many times alone and with my family. In the winter and summer time, it’s was alway hard to image a war being fought there and people dieing and freezing to death.

Did You Know?
Port Kennedy Cave, located in what is now Valley Forge NHP, produced one of the most significant assemblages of Pleistocene fossils in North America. 14 plants and 48 animals are represented, including wolverine, Wheatley’s ground sloth, long-nosed peccary, Hay’s tapir, and lesser short-faced bear

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