Tag Archives: hiking

Still Growing

Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve had some pretty foggy mornings. I’ve been trying to get a photo of one of my favorite trees in the heavy fog. The tree is in a bit of a valley so I’m … Continue reading

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Sunrise from the Oak

It’s rainy again today. The fall colors are just starting to show. I thought I would share one of the sunrise shots I took before taking the Mini Rainbow from yesterday’s post. Have a wonderful weekend!

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Reaching for Light

I enjoy my time wandering in the woodlands. Even on days when the lighting doesn’t cooperate with my desire to find wonderful compositions.  The fog had already started to burn off when I came across this tree soaking up the … Continue reading

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Wandering New Places

The clouds rolled in quicker than I had hoped they would yesterday, and I wasn’t able to get the photo that I was trying for. Instead, I went deep into the woods at a forest preserve that I had never … Continue reading

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The Forest Has Many Eyes

Today I decided to try something different. There are 4 photos here, but I did not include them in a gallery so that you have to click in from the reader to see them. 😉 Enjoy! During my 7 mile … Continue reading

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Walking the Day Away

I’ve been having some problems with my internet connection for the last couple of weeks. The cable company is due here again today. Hopefully the third time really is the charm. Today I wanted to share some other landscape shots … Continue reading

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Where are the Rocks?

I went out for a hike today at Rock Cut State Park. I had planned on walking somewhere around 3 to 4 miles and see some of the more “rocky” areas. This was my first visit to this park and … Continue reading

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