Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Ol' Black Water Keep On Movin'
This is a video of Blackwater Falls in Davis, West Virginia, on October 1, 2010. Daisy and I were married at Blackwater Lodge the next day.
I've been to Blackwater Falls many times, but I never recall seeing this much water passing over the brink. There'd been torrential rain for the previous day or two, swelling the river.
In fact, an experienced kayaker was tragically killed in the Class V rapids on the river below these falls just a few hours after I shot this video.
Compare it to a video I shot of the same falls in April 2010: