Pit Stop

I'm at a random McDonald's off of the turnpike on my way down to Long Pine Key and I'm not sure if I'll have internet access down there so I figured I had better update now just in case.  The last couple of days have been so incredible I can't gush enough about them.  After …

The Big D

D as in Drive.  Today consisted of the most driving anyone should ever have to do ever in their lives.  I left Virginia Tech at precisely 4:55 AM and I just arrived at my campsite in northern Florida at around 6.  I stopped in Daytona Beach to scan for gulls, but other than that I …

Mackay Island NWR

Yesterday was a magnificent day!  I set out early from my grandparents' house after a night of vodka tastings and family stories and headed towards Virginia Beach.  After an easy four hour drive, I arrived at the Mackay Island NWR Visitors' Center with a cramping ankle and a fierce hunger.  I arrived about an hour before …