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Jun 12, 2016 - Dreher Island State Park

Dreher Island State Park is about halfway between Hiawassee GA and Burgaw NC so a good stopping point for 4 days. It's about 30 miles north of Columbia SC. It's a lovely park situated in the middle of Lake Murray. And for those of you with big rigs, it's a tight squeeze getting into some of the sites. It's a 4+ mile park which makes for good walks. First morning I saw deer, red foxes and a couple of great blue herons. Today I saw an osprey diving for it's breakfast. Had hummingbirds visit as well as white headed woodpecker. Blooming along...

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May 26, 2012 - Lake Murray, Prosperity SC

We drove to Nick & Carla's home on Lake Murray, a lake owned by South Carolina Gas & Electric, they have a beautiful home on one of the many coves lining the 600 miles of shore line. We rode their pontoon boat to a restaurant where we had a wonder lunch and saw duck and turtles swimming around the restaurant. We cruised by the homes dotting the shoreline, some small and some very large, we saw many Osprey nests, we (Nick and Mike) went swimming off their dock. It was a wonderfully relaxing day on the water.

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