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Cassie flew in from Palm Beach, but didn't get to Atlanta until late at night
We went to eat dinner in the city
Got lost trying to find our car - Scary!
Ended up getting Steak and Shake
Drove to Cloudland Canyon and went camping with Alicia and Matt
Beautiful mountains and views!
Hiked down the canyon to the waterfalls
Went swimming in the waterfalls
So cold but ...
... Museum this afternoon.
Nearby is the Willstown Cemetery which is where Cherokee Indians were buried after the mission had started. I'm guessing that the missionaries in this area were Scottish, given the names of the American Indians. There used to be gravestones, but they were all made of natural biodegradable material, so not here now.
Headed for town centre and discovered they had a railroad museum, yep that was shut too.
... in the marina's woman's restroom, instructing me to "Please do not flush toilet with feet." I don't know that I ever had the inclination or coordination to do such a thing. Is there a technique, like a quick ninja kick or a slow toe grabber? Moreover, I wondered how the marina knew they had a problem with foot flushers. Did they catch them red handed (or red footed, I should say,) did they leave behind footprints or shoes or wet socks? I mean how does ...
... closed in a couple of weeks. This is the last dam before Pickwick Dam which gets us to the Tombigbee Waterway and ultimately to the ocean. So, we might not anchor as much as we had originally intended because we really want to get to the warm weather and the ocean. Guess we will have to make it up for lost time anchoring on the river by spending more time puttering around in the ocean. We are both looking forward to warmer weather.
... reaches about 2,400 feet, it's total area is very large and it dominates the relatively flat land around it. Parts of Georgia, Tennessee, and Alabama all have parts of their border on the mountain. The Mountain saw battles in both the Revolutionary War and Civil War fought on its slopes.
The Mountain makes up the east rim of Cloudland Canyon State Park. I recommend all those in the Southeast visit it at some point. It's such a beautiful and peaceful place!! Camping is ...