Mike Bezemek

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Riding the Tide on Low Country’s Awendaw Creek

It was a warm and sunny morning in early spring when we arrived at Awendaw Creek Canoe Launch, the type of day when better-known...

Ghost Towns of Old Cahawba

An Alabama archaeological park preserves over 500 years of mysterious ruins Rain pools on my windshield faster than the blades can wipe it away. I’m...

Exploring Carolina Bays

The elliptical lakes with a mysterious geologic origin Driving into Bladen County, I catch my first glimpse of why I’ve come. Brief gaps in dense...

Riding Like a Swamp Fox

A cyclist explores the 47-mile Swamp Fox Passage in South Carolina. Photo by Mike Bezemek Biking Through the Francis Marion National Forest in South Carolina It...