Month: January 2014

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The First Wave


The Falls Dam has been open for several weeks now draining all that rain (and snow) we got from Falls Lake. The Neuse River is controlled by the Army Corps of Engineers and can be raised or lowered about 5 feet in a short period of time. It’s pretty cool. Here’s a picture of the

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Hawkish


Caught this hawk eyeing the Neuse River for breakfast. Birding along the Neuse River in Raleigh is a great thing to do on a frosty morning. From a kayak or on foot on the Neuse River Greenway, there is usually something exciting to see.

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Icy Grip


A fun thing to do when you are in Raleigh is to come see the Fall Dam when it is open and the water is flowing. Add in some crazy cold temperatures and you get some things not seen real often this far south. There were no kayaks this morning. Generally the Neuse River is

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