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Fly Fisherman at Short Beach Park, Stratford, Connecticut

Fly Fisherman at Short Beach

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Stratford, Connecticut

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Stratford, Connecticut  This past weekend, I visited Short Beach, which is a town park in Stratford, Connecticut.  It’s located close to the mouth of the Housatonic River and is one of the nicest town parks you will find. The photo above is taken at the […]

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Far Mill River Waterfall

Waterfall on the Far Mill River, October 2011

  Here’s another view of one of the waterfalls on the Far Mill River located on the boundary between Stratford and Shelton, Connecticut ( I was on the Stratford side in the Far Mill River Park).  This photo was taken in October, 2011.  It’s been a really wet summer and fall here, so the river was […]

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Houses along the shores of Middle Cove on the Connecticut River, Essex Connecticut

Middle Cove on the Connecticut River, Essex Connecticut

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Essex, Connecticut

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Essex, Connecticut  Here’s a photo taken from Essex Park located in Essex, Connecticut this October.  This is looking from the park along the shore of Middle Cove, located on the Connecticut River.  Essex is a quaint, beautiful little town that bills itself as “The Best […]

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View from Goat Rock in Webb Mountain Park, Monroe, Connecticut

Autumn View from Overlook at Webb Mountain Park

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Housatonic River

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Housatonic RiverThis afternoon, I drove to Webb Mountain Park in Monroe, Connecticut and hiked up to the scenic overlook, aka “Goat Rock”.  If you park at campground site number 2, it’s a very short hike to the overlook.  Unfortunately, I think the gates are closed after November 1st until Memorial Day […]

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Small rapids on a stream in Old Mine Park, Trumbull, Connecticut

Old Mine Park – Trumbull, Connecticut

I was driving around a couple of days ago after work looking for something interesting to photograph when I came upon these scenes in Trumbull, Connecticut’s Old Mine Park.  Most times of the year, it wouldn’t be very interesting, but I really liked the fall foliage. Technorati Tags: Autumn, Connecticut, Fall, Foliage, Photos, Trumbull

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Stream in Webb Mountain Park during winter

Close-up Photos of a stream in Webb Mountain Park

I took these two photos this winter in Webb Mountain Park located in Monroe, Connecticut.  I used my Canon T1i and a Tokina 16.5-135mm lens (one of my favorite lens).  Also used a tripod, remote release, and mirror lock-up. More photos of Webb Mountain Park will be going up soon.  In the spring and summer, […]

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Stream in Webb Moutain Park during winter

Winter in Webb Mountain Park

Webb Mountain Park is owned by the town of Monroe, Connecticut.  It’s unusual for a town park because it is very isolated and has fantastic trails.  One of the Connecticut Blue Dot trails crosses it as well as a number of other trails.  Camping is also permitted here – check out the Webb Mountain Park […]

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