Mile 85.6 - Most of the feeder dams have these huge signs posted on the
shore for all the people on the water to see. This one is posted near a pier
in the Big Slackwater parking lot. There's a large parking area and boat launch
Almost every time I go out for a winter hike along the canal, I see woodpeckers in action.
It really sounds like someone tapping on wood with a small hammer. Just follow
that sound and you can almost always find them. They eat bugs and larvae that
winter in trees. You can see that this trunk has taken a few hits!