Photo by Chan Jones
A dry year like 2007 has been to this point will give you an appreciation for rain. I have spent most of this year paddling the
Driving over the mountain to Cashiers after a storm drops enough rain to go boating always stuns me with the beauty of the mountains. I can’t think of but one or two places I have been that are prettier than
We put on Overflow Creek around 3:00 and blazed through the scrapy entrance to the creek and first few portages around downed trees. As we continued down the creek we maintained the pace and rhythm we had built up, so consequently, we didn’t take many photos except for at the biggest rapids. It was nice to check off this creek and I hope to be back. It’s a relaxing run chocked full of good rapids with several fun drops thrown in for good measure. Definitely a must for boaters comfortable on Watauga and the Green.
Now for some photos from our trip. I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas!