Tag: Alabama River

Failed at Swimmin’

Failed at Swimmin’

By on 1 October, 2018 in Fun, Kate and Stephen, Outdoors with 1 Comment

We may be well enough into the football season to have a sense of who’s going to be grumbling in December, but it’s still hot in Alabama in September. That seems to be the general trend of things, so information about where to go to cool off while getting exercise is pretty handy stuff. Alabama […]

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Out on the River

Out on the River

By on 21 August, 2015 in Kate and Stephen with 0 Comments

Last week we got a chance to canoe on a short stretch of the Alabama River by participating in an event hosted by our friends at the Alabama Rivers Alliance. Every year, they invite folks to come and get out on the water to show support for protecting Alabama’s beautiful rivers. It’s a great way […]

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Up the Alabama River … With a Paddle

Up the Alabama River … With a Paddle

By on 23 July, 2014 in Fun, Jesseca Cornelson, Outdoors with 0 Comments

I’ve previously written about Alabama’s many rivers and my love of kayaking on the Coosa here before, and last year Kate and Stephen interviewed Alabama River Alliance’s executive director Cindy Lowry about Rivers of Alabama Day 2013. Last week, I was lucky enough to participate in ARA’s Defend Rivers Paddle, launching the new Defend Rivers […]

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Ride, Harriott II, Ride

Ride, Harriott II, Ride

By on 23 September, 2013 in City Living, Food, Fun, Jesseca Cornelson, Outdoors with 0 Comments

Okay, so the Harriott II isn’t technically in Midtown, but I’ve wanted to take a cruise on it since I first saw her. Last week, I finally got to live out my dream with a dinner cruise. My friend and I arrived shortly before the passengers were allowed to board. It had rained earlier, so […]

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