The Flume - Franconia Notch State Park - May 22, 2009


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Beginning our hike to the Flume The trail follows alongside the Pemigewasset River

How the Flume was formed

Description of the Pemigewasset River  
Wooden walkway into the gorge Beautiful rock formations

Paul and Beverly

Peg and Don


The Flume gorge

Approaching Avalanche Falls


Rich taking in the view

Interesting rock walls


Avalanche Falls

Looking downstream from the walkway


Top of Avalanche Falls

Peg enjoying the gorge


Another view of Avalanche Falls

View of the river from a wooden bridge


View looking down on Avalanche Falls

Birch tree growing in the air


Another waterfall

View downstream from a wooden bridge


Looking straight down into the gorge

View of the river


Another view of the river

Sentinel Pine Bridge


Downstream from Sentinel Pine Bridge

Another view Sentinel Pine Bridge


Looking down at a river cascade

Mt. Liberty as seen from the viewing bench along the trail


Close-up of Mt. Liberty

Our hiking group on the viewing bench  (Don taking picture)


One of many glacial boulders along the trail

Another glacial boulder


Another one

On the trail back to the main building



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