Tag Archives: North Amherst

01.16.2021 When winter was winter

Yes, we have had a few days with “snow” but for the most part our temps have been around freezing or above.  Today, mid-January, we are receiving rain with just a touch of flakes mixed in. Our last really cold … Continue reading

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11.10.2019 What do you see?

I noticed this rock formation in Adams Brook some time ago as I drove between Shutesbury and Amherst.  It’s near the Robert Frost Trail crossing on Shutesbury Road in North Amherst. I still haven’t got quite the composition I want … Continue reading

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10.26.2019 Atkins Reservoir Foliage Reflection

Every year I manage to find a nice reflection at Atkins Reservoir in North Amherst.  We’ve not had a very rainy summer or early fall, so the reservoir is quite low, maybe the lowest I’ve seen it. You can see … Continue reading

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07.27.2019 The reddest of the red

I don’t think a flower could be more deeply red than the Cardinal Flower-Lobelia cardinalis. This is a native here in New England and much of the country and can quite often be found in garden centers for home gardens.  … Continue reading

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11.06.2015 Sidelit Misty Autumn

Another throwback, but only from October 10.  A nice bright morning with some mist in the trees at Atkins Reservoir in North Amherst.  Posted to FB but I missed sharing it here. The light was filtering through the leaves from … Continue reading

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