It's been a week, and I still haven't made it back to Florence yet. From what I've been told, there are a few people that wish I never come back... Anyway, welcome to Graham Slough (pronounced Slew), on Lake Marion. Moye's got a cabin/trailer on the lake, and since i had to go to Moncks Corner today, I stayed there, and got to spend a few hours on the lake.
We tooled around the lake for a couple hours, and although the water was pretty placid, Moye got it airborne a couple times. His Bayline clocked out at 60 mph a couple times, which is probably the fastest I've ever been on a boat.
It was nice to get out ON the lake to experience everything, and see the thousands of people who live and play on Lake Marion. It gives you an idea of how bad an idea the Inland Port in Santee would have been. Sure, the barges would have fit, but the quality of life that was created when they dammed the Congaree would have been ruined . From all signs, the port is a dead deal, as it should be..... More pics for you:
Moye's nephew , Parker. love that shirt - 'Hello, My Name is Trouble."
Gassing up at the Landing.....
Tubing... The Official Sport on Lake Marion...