Tag: hiking

Sunday Stills – Happy Place – 10.18.20

Frank & I taking a selfie with Trout Lake as our backdrop.

My happy place is being outside in nature with my hubby, Frank! I’m also happy when I’m with my kids and grandkids but haven’t seen 2 of my 3 kids and none of my grandkids since January of this year due to the pandemic. I get to Facetime with them, but that is it. So for this challenge, I will stick to what I do when I can’t be with them physically.

Sunday Stills – Fall Color Ochre – 10.11.20

Story Mill Community Park in Bozeman, MT in September, 2019.

The feature image is the best and only photo I have of signs of fall. It was taken last September in Bozeman, Montana. In Florida, we don’t get the change with the red, orange & yellow until January when much of the rest of… Continue Reading “Sunday Stills – Fall Color Ochre – 10.11.20”

Turtle – Wakulla River – WWE

Turtle swimming into the current from the Access Point 1 CR 365 Bridge.

Photo taken from the Access Point 1: CR 365 bridge of a turtle swimming against the current in the Wakulla River.

Silent Sunday – Grapevine Botanical Gardens

Grapevine Botanical Gardens in Heritage Park, Grapevine, Texas.

Also for Cee’s FOTD Challenge.

SQUARE TOPS – ON TOP OF THE WORLD – Trout Lake

Frank and me at the Trout Lake after hiking 1.2 miles up 150 feet of elevation to reach the top of this beautiful lollypop loop trail around the lake. Trail leading to the top of our destination, Trout Lake. Click here to view the… Continue Reading “SQUARE TOPS – ON TOP OF THE WORLD – Trout Lake”

Living in the Moment – Day 3 – Mt. Washburn – YNP

Mount Washburn is located in the north central part of Yellowstone National Park with a peak elevation of 10,243 feet (3,107 m).

Living in the Moment – Day 2 – Trout Lake

Trout Lake was worth the 150 feet of elevation that we had to climb to get to this peaceful clear lake.

August 30 – BOTD – Limpkin

The Limpkin is a perfect example of why the Endangered Species Act needs to stay strong.

Kayak anyone?

I’m late posting this for July Blue Squares, but this was on July 27th. This photo was taken from the maintenance shed at the University of North Florida (UNF). We had been hiking around the lake & the skies emptied out with pouring rain… Continue Reading “Kayak anyone?”

August 19 – BOTD – Redstart

Here is my entry for Granny Shot It’s  Bird of the Day (BOTD) challenge. The American Redstart is a medium-sized warbler that flutters from branch to branch snapping up insects in mid-flight. The male is much more colorful, orange & black.

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