Category Archives: Quabbin

04.08.2019 Dawn Blast Off

Once again, my story starts with an overcast sky, but I thought one never can be sure there won’t be a sliver of light through that overcast which can be of benefit.  Well, there turned out to be more than … Continue reading

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03.26.2019 Winter Beauty in North Quabbin

The scenery was so quiet and peaceful that even now I have no words.

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03.12.2019 Quabbin Sunrise over Prescott Peninsula

It’s kind of hard to believe but I just did a search for sunrises from this location and Google only shows my shots.  It’s hard to believe there are no others so I guess they just don’t put them in … Continue reading

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03.09.2019 1° over the Quabbin

We’re getting closer to Spring every day…mid-40’s today…but the nighttime is still the right time for making…ice. Maybe whoopee too, but that’s a bit personal. Yesterday my thermometer in the car said Actually, the Forester gets better mileage than that. … Continue reading

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02.04.2019 The aforementioned sunrise

There will be more ice, but here’s something to warm us up. Another roadside sunrise in New Salem.  We’re looking across the New Salem Orchard and North Quabbin.

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02.03.2019 Blue Ice

As I drove along the Quabbin Spillway yesterday I noticed a large mass of ice atop a rock below the falling water. Part was blue, from being cold I guess, while the bulk was bright white. I liked the contrast … Continue reading

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02.02.2019 Hoar Frost at -2 degrees in Quabbin Park

Hoar and Rime Frosts often are confused for each other.  This is hoar frost which forms directly on something such as, in this case, a twig. Rime, which I showed back a few posts ago forms from mists, fogs, clouds, … Continue reading

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