Pennyrile Forest State Resort Lodge
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... it" until I absolutely had to find a place to use the bathroom.
Our trip was near conclusion. In an hour we would re-enter Illinois and turning back towards the south was out of the question. As I sat in the parking lot of the gas station I silently recalled the sights of the past ten states we discovered in 1.5 weeks. Clearly the southeastern portion of the United States was not incredibly different than Illinois. Although the climate is ...
Friday, May 16, Tony and I was in route to Marion Ky to get on the Ferry over the Ohio River when we happened upon Mineral Mound State Park..so let's check it out. so whipped up the road turning into the park..
On 9/7/13 will stay in Eddyville, Kaintuck...... possibly named after some of my Eddy relatives. Will try to find out.
Eddyville, the seat of Lyon county, was settled around 1798 and named for the eddies in the nearby Cumberland River.
Guess not. hahaha
... returning. Even if he got hurt, what would we do? Kayak back in the middle of a lightning storm?
I cursed myself for not considering this. I'd even looked at the weather and knew it was supposed to storm!
What if something happens to the kayak?
I trembled slightly at my fearful thoughts.
What if it were like this all day tomorrow? How would we get back.
Tornados were possible here too, weren't they?
We. Are. On. An. Island!
Out next stop on the way to St. Louis was Cadiz, Kentucky. We stayed at the Kentucky Lakes/Prizer Point Marina and KOA. The campground sits on Lake Barkley. Our site was right on the lake with a beautiful view. We arrived around 3:00 pm again and shortly thereafter went to explore the area. The Land Between the Lakes is a National Recreation Area that is a 40 some mile long peninsula that sits between Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake. It is the longest ...