Friday, January 09, 2015
This past weekend, I went up to State Park. (I keep falling farther behind with posting my hiking pics; I'll try to get them up more quickly.)
Anyhow, the geese were out in abundance:
Mist was rising and it gave everything a muffled look:
You could hardly see the mergansers through the fog:
Every time I see a beaver-hewed tree by the river, I wonder: Are they trying to dam the entire river? Because that seems kind of futile. Maybe they're building a lodge on the riverbank? Or just filing down their teeth? Maybe beavers just gotta gnaw, same as ruminants gotta chew. Hmmm.
Even in January, there's color to be found:
This mallard is showing off his pretty wings - can you spot him?:
The days are starting to get longer. Spring will be here RIGHT QUICK.