Tag Archives: Gate 15

02.28.2022 Serendipitous Eaglescape

Quite a number of years ago, 2011 to be precise, I hiked to the end of a Quabbin Gate, 15 to be precise, and set up to photograph this island on a foggy morning.  The longest lens I had at … Continue reading

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11.24.2021 Waterfall Wednesday-Atherton Brook Rocks 2

Atherton Brook, like Dean Brook, draws me back repeatedly for an almost endless collection of cascades. While some are more spectacular than others, especially the waterfall I linked to in the previous post, all have something interesting to share. I’ll … Continue reading

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11.19.2021 Atherton Brook Rocks!

Actually, it does.  My favorite of the brooks that feed the Quabbin Reservoir, the cascades are varied and interesting and there is also a nice waterfall which appeared here several times including this from 2016. There are many cascades with … Continue reading

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02.10.2021 Wordless Wednesday-Atherton Brook Ice Cake

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10.23.2020 Flashback Friday…Atherton Brook Waterfall

I was reminded of this image yesterday and thought to share it today.  When I posted it in 2012 I didn’t know most of you folks so thought to bring it up to date processing-wise and give it some light … Continue reading

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05.01.20-2 Cascade Two-ways

This is the downstream cascade I mentioned with the waterfall images. I did a few sections here too, but I think the whole works a little better.  I’ll share the others tomorrow and see  what you think. At first I … Continue reading

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04.30.2020 Waterfall Intimacy

Yesterday’s image showing the whole of the waterfall is the view I have made often in the past.  But the closer looks are appealing on their own and I am sharing two today. I made this image then waded a … Continue reading

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04.10.2020-2 Invitation to a hike

Wouldn’t it be nice to head out for a hike here?  This is Quabbin Watershed Gate 15, an old road that eventually disappears into the reservoir as so many others do. It runs along Atherton Brook, I call it Atherton … Continue reading

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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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