TOTAL MILES TRAVELED TODAY: 34 NM
|QUEST ANCHORED IN RUSSELL PASS|
|PADDLING THE WATERS|
|STEVEN IN THE DINK|
Stopping to investigate Indian Key, we discovered the remains of scads of horseshoe crabs. I wonder what predator feeds on these critters. The foundation of this island consists of layer upon layer of shells, some ground to near sand while others are intact.
|HORSESHOE CRAB SHELLS|
|SAND IN THE MAKING|
|TRYING TO CAPTURE THE DOLPHIN MAGIC ON PHONE'S CAMERA|
We made it to Shark River, deep in the Everglades, just in time to anchor and enjoy the sunset. Our guide book to be on the alert for alligators and pesky mosquitoes but we sighted neither.
|ENTERING THE SNAKE RIVER|
|CAPTURING THE FADING SUN|