River Chase Inn Macon
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The Eagle has landed for real! The guys have spotted three Bald Eagles now on their journey. These videos were taken somewhere along the Tombigbee River near Columbus, MS. Too cool!
... into the lock's concrete "pod" and they tie up to the floating mooring posts. There is a lock master directing the action and they use channel 16 on the radios to communicate with him. When the locks close, they start letting in ...
They had much less trouble though, and were able to enjoy Chef Perdue's culinary treats: guacamole, zucchini, oranges (no scurvy onboard Perla!), and shredded chicken sandwiches. And don't forget the Tony Chachere's! Take a look at one reason they're called The Pickled Pirates - pickled okra, pickled ...
... out into clear air. As usual powerboats run faster than we do so he went out ahead and we followed in the path he cut through the hyacinths for us.
For the second day in a row we were greeted by bald eagles watching our progress from high perches. As we puttered along another boat from Columbus had locked through later and caught up with us and passed by. It was David Grill in his Grand Banks trawler. From then on ...
We arrived at Columbus marina about 2:45 and they just let us overnight at the fuel dock since we were leaving right away in the morning.
As we were registering a couple walked in the door behind us and we looked at each other in instant recognition. It was Bob and Kathy Griffith who own 101 boat dock and marina on Lake Norfork in Arkansas. I traded with these folks in the 70's and 80's when I ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility