Two more shots from my visit to Burlington last November…
Artist Dan Snarr created this sculpture depicting Theodore Roosevelt, the twenty-sixth president of the United States. Titled Roosevelt – The Conservationist, this sculpture was donated in 2008 by The Arizona-Dakota Connection and many others; see additional photo below for the … Continued
I took this photo on November 1, 2013, during my visit to Burlington, Iowa.
We hiked the Scenic Trail last Friday. When we returned to the parking area, most of us continued on to explore a twisty canyon near the old homestead. We saw a hummingbird and a pair of owls along the way. … Continued
Linda sent me these photos from last Friday’s hike at Tom’s Thumb:
Six of us hiked from the Tom’s Thumb Trailhead up to Tom’s Thumb last Friday. We took a circuitous, little used route which provided us with views that most hikers to the area do not get to see. A view … Continued
I took this photo yesterday afternoon from the Nursery Tank at McDowell Mountain Park. It was composed from five different exposures with different elements in focus. I had difficulty blending the strand of barbed wire. The wire created a brown … Continued
Friday’s hike started at the Wagner Trailhead. We hiked the Wagner Trail to Granite, Granite to Delsie, Delsie to Pemberton, Pemberton to Lariat, Lariat to Granite, Granite to Wagner, and Wagner back to the trailhead. Total distance was 9.7 miles … Continued
Below are Marie’s photos from our Fossil Creek hike on January 1. I processed most of these with Photomatix and Lightroom.