Tag Archives: Holyoke Range

10.24.2015 Sunrise and Foliage on Mount Pollux

Frost on the ground (24°F) and Raynauds in my gloves…it’s early winter in October in New England. This morning at 6:30 was an aimless drive before sunrise  which for us is now at about 7:15 until next Sunday when it … Continue reading

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09.02.2013 The Holyokes in the Fog

The Holyoke Range is a dominant feature here in the Happy Valley….named such because we have five colleges, lots of arts and a very liberal community…and is a very interesting mountain range as it is one of the few that … Continue reading

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08.21.2011 More Mount Norwottuck (and it won’t be the last)

The view of Mount Norwottuck from Mount Pollux is becoming an obsession.  It’s easy to get to (5 minutes from my house), requires little hiking and has an interesting profile as well as many foreground views to choose from although … Continue reading

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