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by Mel
Wed Jul 06, 2022 8:10 am
Forum: Snowshoeing, Skiing, Snowboarding Forum
Topic: What To Bring Snowshoeing (Day Hike)
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Views: 3

What To Bring Snowshoeing (Day Hike)

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by Mel
Wed Jul 06, 2022 8:05 am
Forum: Boating, Kayaking, Rafting, Canoeing Forum
Topic: What Kayak Gear To Bring For A Day Or Overnight Paddle
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Views: 3

What Kayak Gear To Bring For A Day Or Overnight Paddle

4C5EC91A-0DE9-43AE-93DA-4CF29FF9A604.jpeg The following is a list of gear that should be taken on all day paddles in order to minimize the risk of any accidents occurring: Equipment essentials: PFD - personal floatation device Sponge Spray skirt Bilge pump Spare paddle Tow line First aid kit with p...
by Mel
Tue Jul 05, 2022 8:04 pm
Forum: Landscape Photography Forum
Topic: My Outdoor Photography Studio
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Views: 2

My Outdoor Photography Studio

We all know the feeling - camera bag is packed, batteries are all charged and we are ready to set the world alight with a new batch of images. Then we hesitate, we ponder, we sit in our chair scanning the memory banks looking for clues as to where exactly we are going to go to take these shots. We a...
by Mel
Mon Jul 04, 2022 5:38 pm
Forum: Boating, Kayaking, Rafting, Canoeing Forum
Topic: Colored Reflections On The Water
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Views: 3

Colored Reflections On The Water

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The boats don’t really show their true colors until there is still water, sunny skies with boat reflections.
by Mel
Sun Jul 03, 2022 8:20 am
Forum: Macro Photography Forum
Topic: Climbing Nightshade
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Views: 5

Climbing Nightshade

B7185F0B-A89B-47FE-9645-5CE4184DCCE0.jpeg The Climbing Nightshade blooms at the end of June. All parts of the Climbing Nightshade are toxic so it is important to wear gloves and protective clothing when handling this plant. The Climbing Nightshade berry is poisonous to humans and livestock. The vin...
by Mel
Sun Jul 03, 2022 8:06 am
Forum: Bird Photography Forum
Topic: Great Blue Heron Fishing On The Shore
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Views: 3

Great Blue Heron Fishing On The Shore

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The Great Blue Heron was fishing next to the shore with the boats all around the bird. It was low tide and a perfect time to catch some fish as the bird remained perfectly still not to scare any fish away. The Great Blue Heron is a great fish catcher.
by Mel
Fri Jul 01, 2022 12:00 pm
Forum: Boating, Kayaking, Rafting, Canoeing Forum
Topic: Coast Guard Motor Lifeboat CG-36500
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Views: 6

Coast Guard Motor Lifeboat CG-36500

9429CD39-4B52-4C7F-9FBB-C77F3DDE6515.jpeg Coast Guard Motor Lifeboat CG-36500 is a historic, 36-foot lifeboat that can been seen at Rock Harbor in Orleans, MA during the summer months. The boat was involved in the 1952 SS Pendleton rescue, one of the most daring such events recorded in the history ...
by Mel
Fri Jul 01, 2022 11:57 am
Forum: Landscape Photography Forum
Topic: Harbor View At Low Tide
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Views: 5

Harbor View At Low Tide

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With a 9 foot tide swung, the harbor is impassable at low tide. The boats have to negotiate going out to sea at the correct time in order to be able to return.
by Mel
Wed Jun 29, 2022 5:55 pm
Forum: Macro Photography Forum
Topic: Milk Weed
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Views: 13

Milk Weed

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The Milk Weed is a very important plant for the Monarch Butterflies. The butterflies are in a decline due to many of the open fields of Milk Weed have been cut down for other purposes.
by Mel
Wed Jun 29, 2022 7:42 am
Forum: National Parks Forum
Topic: Overlooking Rocky Mountain National Park
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Views: 19

Overlooking Rocky Mountain National Park

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There’s nothing better to have a trail to yourself early in the morning and overlooking RMNP. This is the back way hike up to Boulder Field which very few hikers do each day.