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Monday, September 14, 2009

Chickasaw Canoe Rental - canoe the Flint River



"... Explore the beautiful Flint River with Chickasaw Canoe Rental. We offer quality Old Town canoes, paddles, life jackets and shuttle service. All you need to bring is a cooler! Get ready for beautiful scenery & fun on the Flint! The course is approximately 7 miles and takes 3-3 1/2 hours with breaks. It starts at Talado Landing on Highway 72 and ends at Little Cove Road. The Flint River is Class 1, which means it has no threatening rapids, and the course is easily navigable. Along the course, you may see wildlife, such as beavers and turtles...."
   



Reference: chickasawcanoerental.com

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North Alabama Canoe and Kayak



"... Local people may have only experienced the upper Madison County section of the Flint, from Oscar Patterson down to Winchester area, but the lower Madison County segment of Flint River offers a vastly different experience. The Flint River south of highway 72, flowing into the Tennessee River, has deeper and wider waters that offer an easy and beautiful paddling experience. With the closest put-in less than 10 miles from the center of Huntsville, the southern segment of the Flint River is easy and quick access to an enjoyable day on the water!..."
   



Reference: www.nacktrips.com

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Maysville Alabama History

Worsham and Washam Family History



"... They then moved to Madison Co., AL. On 30 Aug 1820 he bought land for $4,500 which was located one mile west of Maysville on the East side of the Flint River in Madison Co., AL. They lived there and raised their children until his death in 1847 (Court record) He is listed in the 1840 Madison Co., AL Census..."
   



Reference: www.worsham.larrywasham.com

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