Friday, December 30, 2011

Headin' Down South to the Land of the Pines



Please pardon me as I take a few days with my family to hunt quail, ducks, geese, and swan outside of the Great Dismal Swamp on the Virginia-North Carolina border. It's been a fabulous year at River Mud.  I've enjoyed writing for and chatting with all of you in 2011, and I am looking forward to an even better 2012!  Now go outside! 



Oh, in case you're not familiar with the post title, enjoy a wonderful song:

3 comments:

biobabbler said...

ooh, that looks GREAT! And I'm SO envious of you @ the Great Dismal. Who couldn't WANT to go somewhere with such a name?!? My husband loved that 1st shot (loves the habitat) and I loved the 2nd. Yum!

I did get out recently, on a hike to find snowy owls (struck out), but any excuse to get out and hike @ the ocean (in Mass.) works for me.

Yes, 2012 resolution: Get. Out. More. & get out all year 'round.

Gary Thompson said...

Holy crap that looks like awesome southern quail country!

River Mud said...

Well, we had balmy weather and the birds acted crazy. We bagged a few, had a great time, and spent some time outdoors in some amazing habitat. Not a bad way to spend a few days!