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Wekiwa Springs State Park - January 2007


As our once-a-week hike in perpetuity, this week Jenny, Don, and I headed to the familiar stomping grounds of Wekiwa Springs State Park, four miles from my house. It was a fine January day, fine company, and fine scenery. Alas, I didn't get a helluva lot of sleep last night, so the usual proliferation of photographs is not forthcoming. There are enough, though, to put you to sleep (and me, too!).

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Potts Preserve - January 2007


Friend Jenny and I grabbed the camping gear and headed to Potts Preserve, near Inverness, Florida, for a couple of days of camping, geocaching by sunlight and moonlight, hiking, Jeeping, and nature. It was a great way to ring in the new year.

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Obligatory Waitress Photo114 viewsAfter checking out the park, we went to the motel, checked in, attempted a night cache, and then went to dinner. Jenny is always telling me about how she takes her kids to Ruby Tuesday because it is the only place to go. I guess I took that literally, because I decided that Ruby Tuesday was the only place to go, albeit in Marianna. This is Mary, our waitress. Mary, as it turns out, is a big political volunteer worker on the side.
Approaching sunset, we have sweet light at St. George Island266 viewsThis is down the beach a few hundred feet from our chosen campsite. The second night, we were all alone there.
I gaze upon the mighty Apalachicola104 views
Jenny the Rock Climber65 viewsOK, so it's not what was normally classified as a rated climb, but she was pretty brave to go up there with all those rattlesnakes sleeping right behind her.
A deformed pine frames Jenny's face87 viewsShe informed us that an obscure tree disease causes this odd growth pattern.
On the trail / off the trail75 views
Cosmo stands on dry land wondering what these idiots are doing in the cold water.104 views
Obligatory Park Signage Shot - Jenny Style162 viewsSolid as a rock.

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The Snorkling Area by the Reef472 viewsApr 11, 2009
Jenny Amuses a Gift Shop Clerk in the Park510 viewsJuanita was not amused by my photography, though.Apr 11, 2009
Beach at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park423 viewsApr 11, 2009
Yet another closed tower439 viewsApr 11, 2009
Jen and Ben at the Beach455 viewsDoesn't look like beach clothing, but that's because the temps were in the 60s.Apr 11, 2009
Can't get there from here463 viewsApr 11, 2009
Closed Observation Tower access448 viewsApr 11, 2009