Andrew enjoys a swim in the shallows of Bahia Honda.
A gull flies along the Gulf Cost of Bahia Honda Key.
June, 2009, for 10 days.
South-central Alabama, the Panhandle, Northwest Florida, Tampa Bay, Everglades, the Florida
Keys, Florida's Atlantic Coast, Savannah, South Carolina, Pisgah
Mountains, & CIncinnatti
Wild Animals: armadillo,
biting midge, various
alligators, countless types of
sponge, fire ants,
rat cheese, racoons
Scott, Jessica, Andrew
Day 1: Drove from Chicago to Niceville, FL,
overnight and camped in Rocky Bayou SP. Day 2:
Enjoyed the Emerald Coast and drove as far as where we camped that night
at St. George Island SP. Day 3:
Drove through the Forgotten Coast and through the woods past St. Mark's.
After a dip in the Suwanee and dinner in St. Pete Beach, we stayed
overnight in Punta Gorda. Day 4: Drove through
the Everglades along the Tamiami and reached Bahia Honda Key, where we
camped that night. Day 5: After hunting for
deer on Big Pine Key continued to the beaches in Key West.
Day 6: Spent morning in Key West and then continued up
Keys, through Biscayne, stormy Miami, and then overnighted in Fort
Pierce. Day 7: Explored the Canaveral Coast
for most of the day and then camped at Anastasia SP. Day 8:
Made a lot of miles, stopping only in St. Augustine,
Savannah, and for put stops in South Carolina. We stayed in Spartanburg.
Day 9: Drove along the Blue Ridge Highway to
the Smokies and then continued north to Lexington. Day 10:
Spent the day in Lexington, Cincinnati, and Indana, on the