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DAYTRIPPIN' - "The Long and Winding Road"

  • Posted March 23, 2012 by Brenda Nelson Viewed 3988 times

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Paul McCartney's “Long and Winding Road” [bing.com].

Last week, while the weather was beautiful, we packed the trike for an overnight trip that took us about 300 miles over the Ozark Mountains and down to the Buffalo River and across the King's River. The redbuds and dogwoods were just beginning to provide some pretty color. I hope you enjoy the journey!

Heading out…

and heading down!

Heading over the Buffalo

Heading downstream on spring break

A vulture heads out over Roark Valley

Heading home…

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    • # Julie

      Beautiful captures!!! I sure miss that river and surrounding area. Maybe get to visit this summer...

      2012.03.26 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Karman

      You are hooked!! I knew you would be!! What a great set!! We are designing a new one.

      2012.03.25 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Julie Domingo

      wow!and wow! these are really wonderful captures, lovely nature!my favorite for today, glad to have browsed PB today! :)

      2012.03.24 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Christa

      The road is really interesting and taking you both wherever you want, but that river in the first and 8th shot is really appealing to me. Wonderful.

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Josy

      Certainly Brenda. I appreciate this journey, and your first photo is for me the most incredible and beautiful of all

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Ray

      Great! Looks like the car in #9 is following way to close to the cycle!

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Jacki

      Your beautiful shot of that wonderful little house makes me realize that I miss the variation in architecture that is present in the midwest... there are no houses that look like that in CA.

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Threepeas

      That looks like so much fun...I love road trips through beautiful country! Thanks for sharing!

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Sara G

      Beautiful ride! I love that scene in the first one..and #6 is so picturesque..I recognize Buffalo River in #8..love canoeing there!

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Dean Singleton

      Yes, really enjoyed the journey. I thought it looked like Arkansas. I canoed 52 miles down the river leading into Hot Springs from Pine Knob I think it was, and it looked a lot like this river in places. Nice job.

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Marsha

      Awesome sights and scenes along the road....wonderful captures of your lovely trip, Brenda! Like riding into Spring, I think....thanks again for letting us tag along :)))

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # David

      Wow ! ... What can I say.? I wish I were there too.
      Wonderful.. Awesomely wonderful country !
      God bless AMERICA !
      You are so blessed !

      2012.03.23 Edited Reply Cancel