Trip to Annapolis, Maryland

17 Jul

Annapolis skyline

Bushranger has made it to Annapolis Maryland. It was an interesting voyage…

cloud formation near annapolis

…there were wild-looking clouds that had little ‘funnel-looking’ strings protruding from the bottom…

cloud funnels

We originally thought, “oh oh!” — then we heard the Coast Guard sound a warning for water spouts (the watery cousin to the dreaded tornado) in the vicinity of Annapolis, and we THEN thought, “OH OH!” …but it turned out to be nothing, as the little funnels sucked themselves back into the mother cloud. I think the weather gods were just testing our resolve.

I’m going to end this post with a few photos of the cool light houses we’ve seen along the way – some ‘shiny as new pennies’ and some sad and dejected, but all very cool!light house 1light house 3light house 2

 

6 Responses to “Trip to Annapolis, Maryland”

  1. Alex Ertz July 17, 2015 at 19:57 #

    My favorite Chesapeake Bay lighthouse location name is “Point No Point”.

  2. jdepodwin July 18, 2015 at 20:19 #

    Incredible photos. That is a scary looking cloud formation! Glad the funnel cloud dissipated. Enjoy Annapolis!

    • MrsBushranger July 19, 2015 at 07:28 #

      Lots to do here! …so many fun things that I’m getting a bit exhausted!

  3. Anne Bonney July 20, 2015 at 13:45 #

    Cool lighthouses. I love the designations, too, such as spark plug lighthouses (the first two) an screw pile lighthouses like the third one (and the one at St. Michaels).

    • MrsBushranger July 20, 2015 at 13:58 #

      I thought they were super cool too! …the last one was my favorite.

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