After labor day, we headed to Picking in the Pines Bluegrass & Acoustic Music Festival in Flagstaff Arizona. On our way there, when we were driving on HWY 50, I noticed Great Basin National Park on the map and decided … Continue reading
We went to Ocean Shores when the smoke from the wild fires in British Columbia rolled into Washington State. The smoke was covering the sky at Ocean Shores as well, but the air quality seemed a lot better than where … Continue reading
After camping by the Rio Grande in Del Norte, we went to a larger town, Monte Vista to get groceries. While looking at a map, we discovered there is a National Wildlife Refuge near the town, so we had to … Continue reading
Today, we went for a walk in the woods right across from our house, and came across a Barred Owl. I ran back to get my camera while Bob kept an eye on the bird. We were able to see … Continue reading
On Tuesday, May 22, we visited the Nisqually NWR near Olympia, WA. We arrived around 2:00 P.M., and it was sunny and warm. It was a beautiful day, but the reserve was very quiet until we reached the observation tower … Continue reading
Quite few Humingbirds have been visiting my feeder. I was finally able to take some pictures. I think they are Roufous Hummingbird.
We went camping/hiking at Leavenworth, Washington Area on May 1-3. On May 2, we hiked the Icicle Ridge trail. It was a steep trail, but I enjoyed the view and the crisp air. Midway into the hike, we heard deep sounds … Continue reading