The Keys or Bust: Freeport father and son head south on WaveRunners (PHOTOS)

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 04:15 PM.

"I'm a big One Direction fan," she said with a smile.

After a prayer with Asher’s youth pastor, Wayne Brown of Grace Lutheran Church in Destin, hugs, kisses, "I love yous" and a few tears — the men snap their safety vests tight and start their engines.

"Are you ready young man?" Bob asks Asher.

And with two quick blows on a bright orange whistle from Bob, the men head out.


Where are they now?

On their first day, Bob and Asher made it 130 miles before they set up camp in the sand. As of Thursday morning, the father and son duo are in Steinhatchee and headed to Crystal River where they plan to find a hotel and wait out an imminent storm.

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