Bike ride through Chickamauga National Military Park

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  1. zhukov

    zhukov Time traveler VIP

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    Spent the weekend up in NW Georgia, and had to take in this remarkable historical park. The story is here:

    http://www.nps.gov/chch/index.htm

    The visitor center:

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    Lots of cannons

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    finding a place to park, monuments everywhere

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    these markers noted Union and Confederate locations

    Blue is Union

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    Red, Confederate

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    These signs were everywhere
     
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    that a tacoma?
     
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    the mighty steed, which took me through 20 miles of scenery...over 60 miles of roads, perfectly paved

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    a typical road

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    the weather was perfect
     
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    small houses at various places

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    these denoted headquarters for each side
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    more cannons

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    so is that a no on the tacoma?
     
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    yup
     
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    no shit, huh? look at me :cool:
     
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    Monuments were built between 1890 and 1930, representing those that fought

    This is one from a Wisconsin Calvary regiment
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    Oooooooh, a horse. Nice picture thread, zhukov.
     
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    Nice! Blue Ridge Mountain area?
     
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    Knew you would like that
     
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    south and west of that

    more like the southern edge of the Smokies