Saturday, March 24, 2012

May Flowers in March

                             "Spring is when life's alive in everything." -- Christina Rossetti

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Low Water Levels

The waters ebb and flow and the inhabitants of the land and waterways adjust with the seasons as they have long before we arrived, and hopefully, long after we have gone.   Today's rainfall probably isn't significant enough to change the current low water level of the Des Moines River.

Sunday, March 18, 2012

Always and Never the Same

      Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.  ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
                 Time spent on Lake Red Rock - always and never the same...

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Laughing Rock

   With record breaking temperatures in the 70s it's been a great week for hiking, biking and kayaking. 

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Spring Hike Photos



                'The question is not what you look at, but what you see.'  ~  Henry David Thoreau

Friday, March 9, 2012


Sunday, March 4, 2012

Winter White Out

        We still have a few days left of winter this season, and at least one more opportunity to ski...

Mystic Mountains


Saturday, March 3, 2012

After The Storm

“The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore”  

Vincent van Gogh