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The Okefenokee Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
So now we know that not all swamps are alike.This is very different to what we saw in Louisiana. In addition to gators, turtles and egrets, we saw owls, snakes and a raccoon. Lots of lily pads that are ...
... Please check them out. They are beautiful.
The trail ends at an old farm. We turned around there and completed our hike back to camp on the paved road. We did nearly five miles and both of us were a bit tired, but in better condition now. Getting back into shape is a slow process, but well worth the effort.
After we had a late lunch, we drove back to the Trading Post, which is at the entrance to the park. We got the free ...
... a wombat in Oz even though they are REALLY common on Wilson's Promontory and we drove around for ages at night. I swear the wildlife knows I am coming and goes into hiding!
The drive to Georgia was uneventful and not overly interesting except that it was noticeable that the area started to look more run-down and poorer. There are a lot of homes and plots of land for sale and many businesses seemed to have shut down. It was ...
... and other parts that I will never forget. I am so looking forward to finishing up and going home.
Lots of familiar sights today. Things that just screamed "You're getting closer!". I passed Kroger stores and Interstate 75. Stopped for lunch with less than 100 miles to go. Saw signs for I 95. The landscape is pretty much dead flat at this point. Most days, I have stopped and taken pics of anything ...
I'm still practicing so it will come easier when we leave for Holland.
I packed a lunch before leaving for Waycross while Stuart loaded some post into the truck. Perfect day to get a little work done - high in the low 70's. When we got to DaLew, Stuart put up 2 posts by the gate on the powerline. He plans to string some barbed wire there to keep trespassers from going around the gate. Next we rode around ...
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