South Fork Apperson Creek
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South Fork Apperson Creek


South Fork Apperson Creek
One bedrock mortar, two probable mortars
Elevation 1510 ft.

We don’t know how Jeff keeps finding these beautiful sites, but we sure hope he keeps it up.

Water was pouring down from Apperson Ridge via several creeks when we checked out this site in mid-July 2011.

Bob looks toward the mortar. The area behind him is a perfect spot for a campsite.


A cone-shaped mortar on a slab. Note the flaring rim encircling two-thirds of the mortar’s mouth.


Bob’s fingers are touching the mortar’s bottom.