Category Archives: Paddling

October 28-30, 2011 – Canoe and Trail Outpost, Tylertown, MS – Paddlefest with the Bayou Haystackers

I had heard about this event for a couple of years, but since I had been in Florida attending graduate school, I was not able to attend until this year.  Paddlefest is a gathering of paddling enthusiasts that includes various … Continue reading

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October 1, 2011 – Shell Bank Bayou

To get to this destination, Jed and I traveled on Old U.S. 51 (which runs parallel to I-55.)  This highway has lots of character and unusual inhabitants (like the kids we saw casually riding their bikes in the middle of … Continue reading

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October 22, 2011 – Bayou Chevreuil and Zam’s

This day started off with a morning paddle at Bayou Chevreuil and ended at Zam’s Swamp Tours.  Jed, his brother and I hadn’t originally planned on going to Kraemer but after discussing different lunch options we decided to try Edwina’s  … Continue reading

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Bayou Chevreuil – 2011

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When Jed and I needed a quick paddling fix, we would pop on over to Bayou Chevreuil.  This waterway is just minutes away from our apartment and it allowed us to dip in the water when we had limited time.  … Continue reading

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September 18, 2011 – Flat Lake and Bayou Grosbec

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There were only a few hours available to paddle this day but my boyfriend and I managed to make it out to Bayou Grosbec for an outing.  We accessed the Bayou via the Intracoastal Waterway and then made our way … Continue reading

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June 25, 2011 – Paddling Bayou Sherman

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The goal for this canoe trip was to do some fishing.  A few other boats were on the water but it didn’t seem like many were having much luck this day.  The water was dark with a stench to it.  … Continue reading

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