In July, my friend and colleague Chuck Bailey enticed Todd Beach and me to embark on an eight-day expedition from Crozet, VA, to Williamsburg, VA.  By water.  187 miles of paddling.  Of course I said yes! as part of my sabbatical I thought it fitting to learn more about the source rocks for the Coastal Plain, and see the river evolve from the Blue Ridge through the Piedmont, across the Fall Zone, and into the Coastal Plain.  Chuck, the eloquent writer that he is, has posted the Trilogy Blog about the trip:



Enjoy the read!