Paddle with Jo – 8/18/2015

The Meramec river was up a bunch. In fact, it was flooding and still rising. Danelle, JoJo and I decided to meet at the river for dinner and a paddle. We brought the pizza and she the beer. After a quick meal and conversation with a fellow paddler, we were ready to paddle.

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I placed chalk lines in the pavement to watch the water rise while we were gone paddling. It didn’t change much in our hour. Normally the ramp has a long walk to the water, but not today…

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We focused on paddling in the flooded area as we could paddle in the river any time of the year. All of the photos are where grass normally is!

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Can’t even limbo under the Simpson bridge!

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Lady walking her dog on the "path"

Lady walking her dog on the “path”

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