Category Archives: Nature

Falling Rock Falls

 

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This spring has been wonderful if you like waterfalls, so this will be the subject of several of my next posts. The first one is a new one for me. It is a ninety foot falls near Montevallo, Alabama named Falling Rock Falls.

I had read where the Wildlife Management Area required one to have a permit when visiting the falls. However, after visiting their web site and speaking with them, I was told that a permit is needed only to hunt. The person that I spoke with also indicated that the falls themselves were not on WMA property. If it isn’t then I think that it can be safety said that one has to cross WMA property to get to them, since there are enough signs in the area. Regardless, please observe all rules and laws regarding the WMA.

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The Beach

A few weeks ago we went to Florida for a few days. It was nice to just relax and get away from it all and enjoy the sunset in the evenings. The following are a few images from the trip.

 

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Swann Bridge

 

 

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Well autumn is here. Sometimes we have beautiful leaves and other years, well they just aren’t the same. So what is it any way that makes for a pretty fall? I’ve always heard plenty of rain, and then the other day someone said a dryer season produces prettier leaves. I’m really not sure but I’m sticking with a more balanced season. That just seems right. This year started out very wet but has been dry since around July, and so far the leaves have turned out a little better than I expected.

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Moss Rock Preserve

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Saturday, October 11, 2014, 19,996 photographers of all walks of life and skill levels the world over, took part in the Scott Kelby’s 7th Annual Worldwide Photowalk™. Our group in met at the Moss Rock Preserve located in Hoover, Alabama.

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Ozan Vineyard

Earlier this spring Cindy visited the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum, located in Calera, Alabama. There we rode a train pulled by a steam engine down to Ozan Vineyard where we toured the grounds. If you missed the post you can find it here, Golden age of Steam.
The following are several addition pictures that were taken at the vineyard.

 

 

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