Pictures from the White Oak Mountain Wildlife Management Area
Pittsylvania County, Virginia


Saponi Trail sign

Entrance sign for the Saponi Trail, at Pete's Pond.



Hiawatha Trail parking lot

Parking lot on White Oak Mountain, along east side of VA 649 (Motley's Mill Road), at unmarked entrance to the Hiawatha Trail.



Hiawatha Trail begins

Across the road from the above parking lot, an unmarked entrance to the Hiawatha Trail is seen.



Bloodroot

Bloodroot



Crab Spider

Crab Spider



Hognose Snake

Hognose Snake



Showy Orchis

Showy Orchis



Tiger Beetle

Tiger Beetle



Silver Ear (Tremella fuciformis)

Silver Ear (“Witches' Butter”).



The Bridge

A rustic bridge, no longer in existence, along the Hiawatha Trail (1972).



Photographs provided by William T. Hathaway and Henry H. Mitchell.

This webpage is sponsored by Mitchells Publications and the Sims-Mitchell House, Chatham, Virginia.