Fluidr
about   tools   help   Y   Q   a         b   n   l
Places / United States / Alabama / Blount County / Blount Springs
153 items / show map

  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

This is an area in Blount Springs along County Highway 5. The water in this stream actually comes from the falls at the Blount Springs community which I have posted a shot of earlier in my stream.

I was out shooting this afternoon with my father.

Tags:   nature water trees stream rocks waterblur Canon 20D Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Alabama Blount County Blount Springs geotagged

  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

At the Top Hat Barbecue, Blount Springs, Alabama!

For over 40 years, the Top Hat Barbecue has been the place to go for pulled pork barbecue slow cooked over an open flame. The restaurant is located on U.S. Highway 31, just about six miles North of the exit 287 on I-65.

Seen here, large plate pulled pork barbecue with sauce, potato salad, baked beans, coleslaw & sweet iced tea. With generous tip, ~$20.

Typically, I think the plate would probably have included two side dishes.

I thought the bill was wee bit on the pricey side, but I knew what I wanted, and I specifically requested those three traditional side items to sample their fare. Further, having just driven about five consecutive hours, and not having eaten in 18 hours, I was hungry, and since I was only about 30 minutes away from my destination, I really didn't care.

While fried pies were typically available, there were none available this time, because the lady who prepares them suffered a death in the family, and was absent from work.

Top Hat Barbecue
8725 US Highway 31
Blount Springs, AL 35079
(256) 352-9919

Tags:   2013 Southern Breeze Apple iPhone iPhoneography iOS i5 Blount Spings AL Alabama barbecue smoked open flame pit cooked food beans slaw potato salad pulled pork geotag geotagged meat light day travel trip family fun friends pig photo photography picture pic

  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

My wife and I were out riding around late Sunday to scout locations for getting sunset shots. We did not find any, but she took me to this spot to get this wonderful photo. This area sits between some mountains in the country, so with the sun setting, the majority of the light had left us for the evening. That is why the light level is slightly low. I think it gives it a very nice feel. Did I mention that it was cold? 32 degrees... wind chill 25.

Tags:   spillway waterfall water Blount Springs Alabama Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Canon 20D rocks moss waterblur 1on1Landscapes ABigFave SpecLand FlickrExplore 1-2-3 outdoor beautiful scenery geotagged Blue Ribbon Winner

B 649 C 12 E Jun 10, 2008 F Jun 10, 2008
  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

Another view of part of Cinderella Falls near The Village at Blount Springs in Alabama.

Tags:   waterfall stream Alabama water Fall

  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

This is the runoff from the Blount Springs Spillway.

Tags:   water rocks creek stream nature NAPG Alabama Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 waterblur geotagged


3.3%