Category Archives: Trustees of Reservations

08.14.2015 Another look at Bear’s Den Falls

I’m about to hit the sack and realized that I didn’t post this here. This is taken from a perspective downstream in the Middle Branch of the Swift River which you might remember as being on its way to the … Continue reading

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07.03.2015 Bear’s Den Falls 1

With the water at high levels, I am taking advantage and visiting some of my regular haunts that I usually see with a lower flow.  Bear’s Den is a The Trustees of Reservations property in New Salem, MA. The lore … Continue reading

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06.10.2015 Wordless Wednesday…with just a few words

Chapelbrook Falls, Ashfield, MA. on a dim and drizzly day.

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10.16.2014 Autumn abstract

Something to reflect on….

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10.11.2014 Carter Pond Rocks

Today was my second visit to Carter Pond which is within the Rock House Reservation that is a property maintained by The Trustees of Reservations and located in West Brookfield, MA.  I posted a few from here back in 2011.  … Continue reading

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09.24.2014 Silver-rod (Solidago bicolor)

When Goldenrod isn’t golden well then it’s Silver-rod. At North Common Meadow in Petersham-a Trustees of Reservations property. The flower The whole flower And nothing but the flower. Ouch.  New computer on the way.  My present computer just sits and … Continue reading

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09.09.2014 All of me…why not take all of me?

My holy grail for the late summer is the Fringed Gentian (Gentianopsis crinita).  If I find one you will see why.  Or maybe you already have seen them and know why.  However, the calendar says it is still a bit … Continue reading

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09.08.2014 Arachnophobes beware!

Personally, and I hope a few of you agree, I think this is a gorgeous spider.  When I first saw this Marbled Orbweaver (Araneus marmoreus), I thought there were some dead blooms on this Showy Goldenrod (Solidago speciaosa) flower as I … Continue reading

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09.01.2014 Not quite, but almost

We went to a bon voyage party last night for some friends who are going on a 6 week walking pilgrimage in  Spain next week.  It was planned for their backyard and, sure enough, it poured.  But when I woke … Continue reading

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06.13.2014 Out of order

Not the blog, exactly. Yesterday’s post was from yesterday.  Today’s is from the day before. One of my goals on this “staycation” was to visit a few new places.  As much as I enjoy Acadia, which was the plan once … Continue reading

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