The Neuse River is basically a heron superhighway. If you don’t stop to peek through the trees, however, you’d never know it.
From the Neuse River Greenway Trail in Raleigh
Super-early, when just the first shimmer of light comes through, is a magical time to be on the Neuse River.
Do you think herons ever get startled by their own reflection in the river?
***One huge caveat to all of this… every day that you wait to do this, your chances for this adventure go down, literally. Starting today, they are releasing water from the dam and the lake will drop roughly half a foot a day for the next couple of weeks. So don’t wait!*** Remember back to
Ever wonder why deer are so hard to see? Look at the color of the deer and the color of the trees – a perfect match. Along the Neuse River in Raleigh.
Sometimes a camera screw up can turn out interesting. On Falls Lake in Raleigh.
Early morning from Falls Dam in Raleigh.
A local osprey scans the Neuse River in Raleigh for breakfast.
There is something lurking in the trees on this island in the middle of the Neuse River in Raleigh.