Category Archives: kayaking

Western Virginia and Pennsylvania Through Central Indiana and Illinois 2011

Unlike our trip out West in 2010 that took months of planning this trip was “born” while talking after dinner during our trip to Columbia, SC and Lake Wateree, SC in June 2011. Steve had bought property in 2007 at … Continue reading

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The Midlands of South Carolina

The area between the mountains and the coast in the Carolinas has been named the Piedmont in NC and the Midlands in South Carolina. In mid June 2011 we set out for a week to explore this area. While sitting … Continue reading

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CHARLESTON AND BEAUFORT, SOUTH CAROLINA

Only 2 1/2 weeks later we were off on another week long excursion from April 27-May 3, 2011. The initial reason was to attend the Carolinas Nature Photographers Mid-Year Meeting. If you remember it was held in Asheville, NC last … Continue reading

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The Trip begins

Sunday, September 12, 2010 Well, it’s almost two weeks since we’ve left Charlotte, and we haven’t updated the blog yet.  There’s a couple of reasons.  First, is that most of the places we’ve been at don’t have internet access.  Second … Continue reading

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Our First Anniversary

Our First Anniversary Sparkleberry Swamp Steve’s Blog July 20, 2010 I’ve been pulling trailers, boat trailers, for thirty years or thereabouts, and one thing I’ve learned is whenever the trailer lights decide to act up, at least two, and more … Continue reading

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Getting Started

  LAKE JOCASSEE, SC I’m just getting started on a blog that I hope to use on our upcoming travels. It will be a way to keep in touch with friends and family. Over Memorial Day weekend we went to Lake … Continue reading

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