Elissa Munsterman- Great Falls Hike
“Life is a walk to the edge of a cliff. Everyday we get a step nearer and what lies over the brink, no one can tell”- Deepak Chopra
“The greatest risk is really to take no risk at all”-Unkown
During our hike we found water rafters
“We can only see our worst selves”-Unkown
This picture was taken after John almost died.
This is John almost dying.
“Plants bring loads of joy with their natural beauty and inspiring energy”-Unkown
“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards”-Soren Kierkegaard
“Each moment has different flavor, different beauty and different texture”- Amit Ray
“Extinction rates soar, and the texture of life changes”- Elizabeth Kolbert
“Real friends are the ones who walk in when the rest of the world walks out”- Walter Winchell
1. Today, within the 800 acres of Great Falls Park VA still stands one of the best examples of the ruins of the Patowmack Canal.
2. The upriver portions of the canal system were constructed first and were built with mixed work forces of mainly unskilled laborers, indentured servants, and minimal enslaved laborers.
3. Great Falls Park today reveals craftsmanship that continues to stand strong against time.