A very unpleasent 3 day trip around Cape Hatteras


Dead tired after Hatteras with a complex route to steer to the Moorhead City marina


Moorhead City collection of new and used sailboats


Our friend Brian describing his latest treasure


What happens when 120 volts and water mix


Vertical Takeoff and Landing ... needs to be seen before believing


Major cross rips coming into Winyah Bay


Winyah Bay entrance light ... not there when Jane's ancestores landed at Winyah Bay


Desalting after the Hatteras and Winyah Bay trips


Desalting after spending a week barefoot in salt water


Winyah Bay. Reed beds. Raw material for Gullah basket weaving


ICW between Winyah Bay and Charleston SC


Anchored boat beyond the reed beds


Lovely homes along the ICW


Controlled ??? burn


Fly-by rubber neckers watching the fire


Storm or insurance claim ??


Charleston becons


Shallow water fishing


At least we know where we are


A very loud group if you ruffle the water


Wake watchers enforcers


Looks as if someone forgot Red-Right-Returning


Cooper River Bridge, Charleston


The Charleston Mega Dock in the background


Pilgrim at the almost mega dock


Vital supplies for the trip south


Looking for an afternoon snack


Charleston student homes


Charleston troll homes


Old South style


Grand old south styles


Almost as good as the Kings Cross Station Platform 9 3/4


You wanna a basket ... I gotta basket


The Charleston City Market


Don't analyze ... just appreciate


Last look at the architecture while departing Charleston


Gull feeding station


I guess the fishing was great


Collateral Damage


At least some of it goes to feed the birds


A place to go if you need your bottom scrapped


Subs and nucs repair building ... Trident class


Cumberland Island


Cumberland Island Sea Camp


We're on land ... and found the no-seeums ... fun


Spanish moss and resurrection fern


An animated tour guide ... more info than we really needed


ruins ... what happens when you don't take care of your stuff


walkways so that you don't ruin the landscape


Walkway Patrol ... don't even think about getting off the walkway


Fine sand, fine surf, fine day


A bunch of one legged shore birds


A bunch of one legged shore birds tired of standing on one leg


horseshoe crab ... could be laying eggs or just demised


Just demised


Surf fishing


Live Oak garden


Do you dare enter ??


Another Whitby 42


Yes it did rain


Wild horses rule at Cumberland


Spanish moss


Live oaks


Sand dunes


A walk on the wild side


A gull hovering in 20 knotes of wind


Just like windy Chicago


Yes they have cross walks even in a wilderness park


Yes cross walks even apply to armendillos


and snakes


The hogs don't stop for anything or anybody


Resurrection fern in full growth


What do you call a three road split ... confusing


Wild horses and a Grayfields Inn cottage


Cumberland Island fungus


Cumberland Island fungus


Cumberland Island fungus


Cumberland Island fungus


Cumberland Island fungus


Cumberland Island fungus


Cumberland Island fungus


Cumberland Island


Cumberland Island slug


Cumberland Island deer


Cumberland Island oranges


Lost navigation marker


Road to the sea


Cumberland Island ... Dunguness ruins


a rodent with a great press agent


The ruins are home to rattle snakes ... I guess she wants to see one up close


Cumberland Island ... Dunguness ruins


If there are horses on the road you wait until they move


The Settlements 1 st A. B. Church founded in 1893 ... site of John John Kennedy's wedding


All the pews were custom made by or for the church family members


No heat made it a chilly winter service


A bit rundown but it was used to entertained the cream of the American political system including Jimmy Carter


Plum Orchard Mansion South wing


Plum Orchard Mansion grounds


Plum Orchard Mansion front entrance


Plum Orchard Mansion front hall made up for Christmas


Dinning room set for Christmas ... Lucy the ever watchful hanging on the wall


A doll house replica of their real winter house


A kitchen for many cooks and not an electrical appliance in sight


The latest craze in modern kitchens ... 2 ... count them ... 2 washup sinks


The pool was seldom used ... it might have been the artesian well water they were using ... brrr


Fishing off the Florida coast


Flying fish that stopped flying


Lake Worth Mega Yacht storage ... all shrink wrapped with care


Scruffy the Lake Worth Osprey ... with lunch


Pilgrim's Christmas tree, Saint Nick and Olivia the pig (angel) watching over us


Jane the Christmas elf with breakfast