Category Archives: Quabbin
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
The scenery was so quiet and peaceful that even now I have no words.
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
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
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.
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
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