Route: Over to Bayou Jessamine and Jug Lake Platform and back.
Weather: Partly Cloudy 65-70 degrees, occasional wind, incoming tide, and minor flooding.
|1) Started out in a light sprinkle and thunder. Twenty minutes later the sun was out.|
|2) Water level was still high enough that padding through the woods was possible in some areas.|
|3) Because of the high water, there were a lot of snakes on limbs and logs today.|
|4) Here is another snake.|
|5) Saw a couple of swallow-tail kites. They were skimming and hitting the water.|
|7) An unusual looking beetle.|
|8) One of the shells on the big cypress tree was moving.|
|9) The texture of decay.|
|10) The rootball of a tree that had fallen over took on the appearance of a bison or something mean looking.|
|11) Another look at the Alabama State Champion Bald Cypress Tree|