March 4, 2015

Sea Rim State Park, Sabine Pass


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Sunny morning on the beach at Sea Rim

After a quiet and very foggy night camped on the beach, the fog lifted and there was glorious sunshine.

Sea Rim State Park near Port Arthur, Texas

March 4, 2015
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state: texas
region: texas-east
locality: sea-rim-state-park-texas

coordinates: 29.669 N -94.064 W
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Sabine Pass main street port facilities

This is the old port area at the end of Broadway in Sabine Pass. The town has been largely wiped out by hurricanes (several times) and its center has moved several blocks inland.

Sabine Pass, Texas

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region: texas-east
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coordinates: 29.7398 N -93.8901 W
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Fishing boats at Sabine Pass

A number of large fishing boats were tied up at the Sabine Pass dock.

Sabine Pass, Texas

March 4, 2015
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region: texas-east
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coordinates: 29.7378 N -93.885 W
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Sabine Pass Lighthouse at Lions Park

When the Sabine Pass Lighthouse was declared obsolete, an effort was made to rescue it from its offshore location. The top of the tower now stands in Lions Park in the town of Sabine Pass.

Sabine Pass, Texas

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coordinates: 29.7348 N -93.8938 W
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Evangeline Lake at Palmetto Island

Late evening at Evangeline Lake on Palmetto Island. The temperature dropped to freezing that night and the next day it started to rain, so I skipped Cajun country on this trip (but I will be back).

Palmetto Island State Park, Louisiana

March 4, 2015
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state: louisiana
region: louisiana-south
locality: palmetto-island-state-park-louisiana

coordinates: 29.8622 N -92.1497 W
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