One can see how the Old Trace is a path below the trees. As you walk in the animal and man made valley, you look up to the tree and the exposed tree roots. It is very beautiful.
This is Emerald Mound, a sacred mound built by the Native Americans. Truly amazing that they built this and ceremonies were held on top. That is John giving you a perspective of how large the mound is.
This is a great perspective of how deep the Old Trace path was that the travelers followed.
The Old Capitol Inn - looking out the balcony in Jackson, MS.
Three mounds in one. Archeologists found 41 buriels in this mound, all separated by time.
This is a bald cyprus swamp - in the natural state. It is hauntingly beautiful and quiet.