Watery Wednesday #125: Tallulah River

Tallulah River, Tallulah Gorge State Park, Georgia. October 14, 2009.

This is my post for Watery Wednesday.  To see more of our beautiful watery world, or to join and post your own pictures to share, click HERE.

A couple of weeks ago I published a picture taken from the south rim of Tallulah Gorge (you can see it HERE) showing the suspension bridge that lets you cross the gorge.  I mentioned that getting to the bridge involved going down (and then back up) 600 steps.

If you navigate those steps and get to the bottom of the gorge, this is the view of the Tallulah River that you can enjoy.

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16 Responses to “Watery Wednesday #125: Tallulah River”

  1. Sartenada Says:

    This is George awesome. I like red granite rocks in the river. Well, 600 steps is much and require good condition for everyone.

    Have a wonderful day.

  2. diane Says:

    You must be one fit senior. Very serene shot.

  3. Mildred Says:

    That is a trip I have never made! My brother and his son once made that hike down and Larry laughed that he thought he was going to have to live down there rather than climb back out!

  4. Happyone Says:

    A great photo!! I love the red rocks in the water.

  5. MaryBeth Says:

    600 steps–whew–that’s a lot to go up and down. Worth the trip it looks like. MB

  6. rhiebert Says:

    The scene is beautiful,but 600 steps,yikes.

  7. Manang Kim,USA Says:

    Wait a minute 600 steps? Let me think of it hehehe!!
    Watery Wednesday

  8. Neal Says:

    Interesting. We’ve to to get down there sometimes. Looks like a fun place from all the pictures you’ve shown.

  9. Loren Says:

    Oh how wonderful!!! I would LOVE to be there right now listening to the flow of the water and feeling the sunshine on my face!! 🙂 I can dream can’t I ;)??

    Love your Water Wednesday’s!!

  10. Sandra Says:

    awesome, would love to see it

  11. Sylvia Kirkwood Says:

    That is a lot of steps, but looks as though it would be well worth the effort! Terrific capture as always, George! Hope your week is going well! Enjoy!


  12. Rose Says:

    That is one deep gorge…not sure how I would feel going over that suspension bridge in the previous post. I love the scene shown here today.

  13. ann chin Says:

    you and Betsy must have really strong legs. 600 steps. WOW!!!

    Once I went with my colleagues, for a 3 hour track, we made a mistake, and walked up many steps and down again (It almost killed me)

  14. Ginny Hartzler Says:

    The is very lovely, and almost mystical looking. There ought to be an award for people who can get to it!

  15. busy bee suz Says:

    Beautiful. I could picture you and Betsy having a nice picnic on that flat spot on the left!

  16. Fishing Guy Says:

    George: Nice to see the wonderful Fall scene. I await the arrival of Spring.

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