Launch Cost: Free
Destination: Mobile River Loop - Yes, I'm doing it again. Different kayak, different time, different tides.
Distance: 18 miles (round trip)
Paddle time: 4.5 hours
Weather: Sunny, 85 degrees, winds 5-10- mph from the south. Tide going out, current strong.
|1) Crossing Delvan Bay and headed toward Spanish River. The current was running stronger than anticipated - about 2 mph.|
|3) A beautiful sunny day brought out a lot of boats on this Labor day weekend - note the logs in the shallow waters.|
|4) This is what happens when a party boat operator, either unfamiliar with the waters or inebriated , hits a log in shallow water. Looks like they hit it hard to have shifted the pontoon 5-6 feet. Hope everyone was alright.|
|5) There were dozens and dozens of White Ibis out crabbing this afternoon along the banks of Mobile River.|
|6) An idle tugboat.|
|7) Sunset on the Mobile River.|
|8) One tall tugboat.|
|10) McDuffie Coal Terminal lite up the night.|