Tag Archives: Atherton Brook

05.03.2019 Ha Ha Ha…yet another from Atherton Brook

I gave it a couple of days, but there was one more lurking among all the others that I processed late. When hiking along the trail by Atherton Brook, this waterfall’s sound is unmistakable and heard for a great distance…actually … Continue reading

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04.28.2019 Lesson Learned

You won’t read me saying this is the last one again.  And Michael implored me to keep posting so there’s that as well (I know I am taking liberties with what he actually said). So here is one more that … Continue reading

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04.26.2019 Errrr….So I was off by a day.

For the end of the Atherton Brook images, that is.  I’ve one more that I want to share. I liked the combination of motion and splash. It took more than a couple of attempts to get the flow exposure right … Continue reading

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04.25.2019 Finishing up with Atherton Brook

Sometimes I find our brooks so appealing and full of interest that I am like a kid in a candy store…I can’t just have one cascade.  And Atherton Brook is especially that way with so many rock assemblages that create … Continue reading

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04.24.2019 Balanced Rock

Not quite as amazing as the spot by this name in Arches N.P. in Utah or Acadia’s Bubble Rock in Maine but a neat find just the same, this rock sits above the rushing water I posted yesterday. It’s a … Continue reading

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04.23.2019 Atherton Brook Dam cascade

I’ve tried to find some history of this location but without luck so far.  I imagine it was for some sort of mill and maybe there was a waterwheel through the side of the dam.  The two books I have … Continue reading

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04.21.2019 Atherton Brook Waterfall Closeup 1

So today I decided to challenge myself with a favorite hike along a brook that feeds the Quabbin Reservoir and eventually quenches the thirst of Boston and surrounds. The hikes on the west side of the watershed are mostly all … Continue reading

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