Quick Afternoon Canoe...
A quick afternoon canoe trip to Caney Creek Park on Sam Rayburn was nice quiet fun. Not many folks around and the park while perfect for our purpose is in poor shape. I think it took a good hit during the hurricanes and has not recovered. It's great for a boat launch, primitive camping or wild life viewing.
We caught 6 big bream.
A nice day for sunbathing. No this turtle is not swimming in my belly. The turtles let the small boat get up close to them where they clear the area when the big boats come.
A creek with a huge clog of an invasive species giant salvina trapped behind a log. This spot is about 10 miles from the first place I ever saw giant salvina in Sam Rayburn several years ago. Salvina kills the wave action that puts oxygen in the water. Most plants are good for fish in one way or the other. This one is bad.
A red eared slider. In addition to turtles we saw lots of wood peckers and a baby deer frisking around.
Note the salvina in the background. I have heard it gets so thick a dog can walk across it.
Labels: lake, swimming in my belly
"...I know I've seen that face before," Big Jim was thinking to himself
"Maybe down in Mexico or a picture up on somebody's shelf..."Bob Dylan from "Lilly Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts
Cathy's favorite band. They named this blog.
Wallace Fun Photos
My online photos.
Danny King's Catfish Bait
This stuff will put a mess of fish in the boat.
J Pigg Stink Bait
A good bait, the current favorite
St. Patrick's Catholic Church Christian Initiation on FaceBook
I post info that keeps up with Church news and weekly session topics
Where I download my tunes.
Dan-Danz the drummer. He makes good photos. Check it out.
French Quarter Web Cams
Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans?
New Orleans Jazz Fest Radio
Master Olford's ATA Black Belt Academy
The Taekwondo school where I train
The Older You Will Get Video Channel
I Make all these myself.
Stone Wall Studio
First Place I Was Ever Mentioned on The Internet
Lots of me on Facebook
Hedgehog in a Snowdrift
St. Patrick Catholic Church Lufkin, Tx
I am webmaster of the official church web site
Yes You Can Be One
View My Stats