Pretty amazing, isn't it? About 15 steps take you through a magic journey from pavement and parking stops to green leaves and clear water.
The water is so clear that it's hard to tell, but this really is deep enough to float a canoe.Okay, so I got a little carried away with the lichens down there.
The Colonel is a cypress who lives in a very beautiful ancient-feeling forest on private property that is now held in trust.
The Colonel is massive.
You might look a little weathered, too, if you were 2,000 years old.Pause for a moment and think about what "2,000 years old" means.