Greenway trail

In our wash-out of hiking on Sunday, we hiked on the greenway through the Waynesville City Park, which is a pleasant stroll along Richland Creek.  After a few years of drought, all of the rain has really helped in the area, though the creeks are running very full.


The Red Team particularly likes this section of actual white water in the creek.


As headed back toward the car, this guy never flew away, moved, or flinched as The Herd cautiously approached and passed.



  1. Steve & Kat on May 31, 2009 at 10:22 pm

    That’s a brave bird. Did any of the Herd woo at it? I would have tried to have a conversation with the bird.


  2. Thor and Marco Polo on May 29, 2009 at 10:01 pm

    WOO WOO Thundering Herd

    Boy, we could have used that creek today, it was so warm while we were walking. Did you guys want to jump in?

    Thor and Marco Polo

  3. Mochi on May 29, 2009 at 12:19 am

    So beautiful!

    Hmm…I wonder what a crow tastes like…


  4. Huffle Mawson on May 28, 2009 at 11:15 pm

    I wonder if I could convince mum to put a creek in our backyard…?

    Huffle Mawson

  5. Ozzie on May 28, 2009 at 10:18 pm

    The rapids look really cool. Great hike photos. That bird is lucky I wasnt there….or he’d be feathers in my belly.

  6. Denns the Vizsla on May 28, 2009 at 8:28 pm

    I guess it takes more than a Thundering Herd to scare a crow …

  7. The OP Pack on May 28, 2009 at 7:27 pm

    Red and white river rafting on the agenda???

    Dakota woos her thanks to Qannik.

  8. the Army of Four on May 28, 2009 at 6:01 pm

    That looks so cool!
    Play bows,

  9. Mr Bandit & Dave on May 28, 2009 at 12:25 pm

    Wow, I don’t know how you do it. Just one husky is more than I can handle most of the time. He’s great though, I can’t imagine life without him.

    I do wish Bandit had a herd though.

  10. princess eva on May 28, 2009 at 9:57 am

    You should have veered to the left…..and at least dipped your feety-feet in the water.

    princess eva

  11. Teddy Bear on May 28, 2009 at 9:42 am

    The water looks great! Did you all jump in?

  12. Kira on May 28, 2009 at 9:08 am

    Wooo water, are you going swimming??? Yummy bird, (I think all critters are yummy, whether or not I have tried them)
    -Kira The BeaWootiful

  13. Woodrow, Sweetie & MJ on May 28, 2009 at 8:37 am

    what wonderful scenery for a walk – we have a house in Pawslyvania and it is all green and pretty there too and the river is high – we got to play in it the weekend

    Woodrow Sweetie MJ

  14. Life With Dogs on May 28, 2009 at 8:14 am

    That’s just beautiful. Is the water too fast for swimming? The dogs look like they are considering it…

  15. Khyra on May 28, 2009 at 7:10 am

    That’s bekhause he knew what was good fur him!

    PeeEssWoo: I’m furry lukhky in that TWO of my mail kharriers give me treats! Our regular guy JR (ex-Army Ranger) started them and now the fill ins know they are expekhted. JR’s peeps have Sibes so he knows to be extra nice to me! I know the sound of the trukhk too!

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