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Oct 13, 2009 - Lake Waccamaw

Paula and I hiked a little bit around Waccamaw Lake. It was overcast and pictures did not turn out so good. There is a Waccamaw Siouan legend that the lake was formed from a hugh ball of fire that fell from the sky. The Waccamaw call themselves "the people of the falling star." Here is infomation about the lake from the website lakewaccamaw.com : "Lake Waccamaw is a unique fresh water lake located in Columbus County in North Carolina. The lake is oval in shape and measures roughly 5 miles by 7 miles with an average depth of 7.5 feet. It is...

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