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Old 12-14-2016, 08:47 AM
 
Location: Prescott, AZ
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So no use of a raft or canoe?
Correct. The Reservoir is too deep, with no 'beach' to allow people to safely swim.
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Old 12-14-2016, 09:31 AM
 
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Correct. The Reservoir is too deep, with no 'beach' to allow people to safely swim.
Then what's the point of having a reservoir?
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Old 12-14-2016, 09:31 AM
 
Location: NW Atlanta
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Then what's the point of having a reservoir?
Water supply.
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Old 12-14-2016, 09:37 AM
 
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Water supply.
Okay, fair enough. Still, being able to ride a canoe somewhere besides the Chattahoochee would be great.
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Old 12-14-2016, 09:38 AM
 
Location: Kirkwood
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Okay, fair enough. Still, being able to ride a canoe somewhere besides the Chattahoochee would be great.
Stone Mountain Park, Lake Lanier, Lake Allatoona
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Old 12-14-2016, 09:40 AM
 
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Stone Mountain Park, Lake Lanier, Lake Allatoona
I'm guessing Allatoona will have to do. That is the closest lake to me.
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Old 12-14-2016, 09:42 AM
 
Location: Prescott, AZ
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Then what's the point of having a reservoir?
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Water supply.
Yeah, it's an emergency water supply for handling drought conditions.
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Old 02-24-2017, 11:18 AM
 
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Look inside the tunnel

Atlanta News Videos | WSB-TV
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Old 02-24-2017, 11:21 AM
 
Location: Prescott, AZ
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Look inside the tunnel

Atlanta News Videos | WSB-TV
This is really cool! I love seeing stuff like this, where it shows what awesome engineering feats we can undertake.
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Old 02-24-2017, 11:51 AM
 
Location: Orange Blossom Trail
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Drilla Mike did that!
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