|With cold air and warmer water , the mornings are foggy.|
|White Pelicans in flight|
|Leaving Columbus and good friends behind.|
Our first evening we anchored off Pickensville Recreational Area. We dingied to the western shore and explored the camping facilities.
|We met this lovely person at Pickensville Recreational Area and he shared his catch with us. That evening we dined on fresh Crappies, Thank you Mr Reese|
|The camp grounds around Pickensville, we felt like we were in Middle Earth.|
|The tannin stained waters reflecting the Cypress Trees with their gnarly roots.|
|Pickensville Rec Area|
|A run-flapper in action|
The following morning we took off and that afternoon anchored in Sumter Recreational Area.
|Gary rigged a clothes line to hang out the bedding for our travelling gusts|
After a long day , but with help from the wind and current we arrived in Demopolis to pick up our kayaking hitch hikers for the rest of the trip to Mobile.
|White cliffs of Epes.|
|I saw something swimming in the water and thought it was a pussy cat, turned out to be this baby raccoon.|
|All in a row...sunbathing|
|The kayak ,Kupendana on our bow,. Her name means Love One Another in Swahili|
|Gary pointing out the best spot for us to anchor|
|The falls at the South end of Demopolis Lock|
|At Kemps Landing with Barb and Gene|
|Boys will be boys Kemps Landing|
|Garys famous pizza|
|Leaving the last lock for a while, Coffeeville lock.|
|Deer crossing the river|
|On one day we saw as many as 7 Deer crossing the river|
|..on the other side|
|While ona dingy ride we spotted this one hiding among the weeds|
|Aren't they big!?|
|Hugging a log|
|Warming up on a cool day|
|At 3 rivers lake our guests took the dingy out for some sightseeing|
|Leaving 3 Rivers Lake|
|I swear I heard banjo music|
|Getting closer to Mobile|
|Mobile Harbour tug|
|Looking back , from Mobile Bay. We have arrived.|
It was quite a bit cooler, especially at night and we were not going to waste anytime getting south to the warmer climates.
We arrived at Turner marine and will be here for a few days getting the bottom painted on Time& Tide.
........................to be continued.