Come forth into the light of things.
Let nature be your teacher.
Spring weather in the Pacific Northwest can be rather interesting.
When we arrived at the Wallace Falls State Park, the rain was still pouring down. So we decided to sit in the car and have breakfast. Minutes later the sky cleared and we set out for the hike.
If you love water, you will love this park.
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Who would have thought that writing a post about Étretat could be this…
It is true
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“There’s no dry day in the forecast after Friday,” warns a meteorologist. Seattle has had 140 rainy days since Oct. 1 — blowing past the previous record with more rain to come before the month is over. – Seattle Times Friday April 20, 2017 Continue reading “Washington Park Arboretum, Seattle”
When it comes to spring blossom viewing in the Seattle area, everybody knows about Washington Park Arboretum and the Quad.
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The third day of our
Lords of the Arctic program, we went back on wheels.
In merely two days, more bears had arrived in the area.
Continue reading “Lords of the Arctic – Day 3”
When a five hundred pound polar bear
ran into a seven pound arctic fox
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Did you know that, just an hour drive south of Seattle there is a
National Wildlife Refuge? It is one of my favorite places to visit all year round.
Upon entering the refuge you are first greeted with a duck pond.
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Day two of our
Lords of the Arctic program started with dog sledding.
This was the first time we spent extended time outside and the temperature was -23°
C. Continue reading “Lords of the Arctic – Day 2”
After a productive morning with
ample bear sightings, we stopped by the bay for a quick picnic lunch.
Outside, the temperature was -17°C .
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We’ve been out on the tundra for almost an hour…
So far no bears…
Continue reading “Did I See a Polar Bear?”