Paddling the Rivanna River from Darden Towe Park through the remains of the Woolen Mills dam three days after the breach provides a new look at this urban waterway: blue-winged teal, river otter, and the sound of flowing water make for a memorable Saturday morning paddle.
Photo caption: A view of Brown’s Mountain looking down the Rivanna towards the bend where the Woolen Mills Dam once was.
“The Rivanna RamblerGuv,!Vkj airs weekly from 11:55 am-noon on WTJU 91.1 and is produced and recorded by Leslie Middleton. This episode (#56) originally aired on August 30, 2007. Read the story on the Rivanna Rambler’s blog.G,V