|Our Campsite - #28|
One of the reasons we went camping here at this time of year, is there are usually baby Sandhill Cranes walking around with their protective parents. But, not this year, the Campground Host told us there had been four babies born late last month, but something had gotten a hold of every one of them, probably a raccoon. Sad.
|However, we did see many turkeys over the weekend.|
|This is Resurrection Fern after having no rain for many days. |
Looks dead, doesn't it?
|Well it's not...this is Resurrection Fern after it rained Friday night. You can see how this fern got its name! So pretty!|
Unbeknownst to us, the Park was hosting a triathlon on Saturday and Sunday. We were up early Saturday morning to watch the events.
(a little less than 1/2 mile) in Lake Mary Jane.
the runners right by our campsite, twice!
The race started at 7:00am and the last runner
I admire the participants' stamina and dedication.
though we had the AC on in the camper :-)
A few parting shots...
|Fly softly, and carry a big stick.|
|This is the waterway that connects Lake Mary Jane and Lake Hart, |
the two lakes that border Moss Park. Frequently, there are
kayakers, crew rowers and jon boaters using this waterway.