The canoe is a very silent way to travel and lets you slip into the most secret places.
Can you see the old railroad bridge up ahead ? I love the way reflections mirror the real world and take on a reality all their own.
Out on the bay we saw ospreys diving into the shallow water for fish, egrets sunning themselves on tree stumps sticking out of the water, eagles wheeling overhead and close up, dragonflies, fish and lots and lots of water birds . The banks were covered in blooming wildflowers , like this lipstick red cardinal flower.