2017, August

Musical Notes: Folsom Prison Blues – Russell Crowe — Thoughts All Sorts

Did you know? Russell Crowe? He’s a musician too. Yep…and he does a darn good rendition of Folsom Prison Blues with “his” band 30 Odd Foot of Grunts or TOFOG. If you can get hold of the album Other Ways of Speaking have a listen to the last track “Swallow my Gift / Farm Noises […] via Musical Notes: Folsom Prison Blues – Russell Crowe — Thoughts All Sorts

2017, American River, August, Kayaking, Summer 2017 Activities

Water level much higher in Folsom Lake compared to 2015

I took this picture on September 7th of 2015 just up river from the Salmon Falls Rd bridge on the edge of the South Fork of the American River.   These 2 were taken the same day just down river from the same bridge. I saw this water wheel on Google Maps and wanted to see if it was still there. Sure enough it was. I took this picture from my kayak This last Sunday the 20th of August, 2017 just up river from the same bridge. See how much more water there is in Folsom Lake? The next 2…

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