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View of the Connecticut River from Haddam Meadows State Park

The Connecticut River from Haddam Meadows State Park

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Connecticut River

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Connecticut River  As you can see in the photos, the sky was intense the day I visited Haddam Meadows State Park.  It was late afternoon and the sun was behind me shining through some clouds and below the ones in the photo.  It looked like […]

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View of Macedonia Brook in Macedonia Brook State Park

Macedonia Brook at Macedonia Brook State Park

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Macedonia Brook State Park

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Macedonia Brook State Park  In late October, I visited Macedonia Brook State Park in Kent, Connecticut (see my previous post in the series for additional photos).  It was a very beautiful park and I was very surprised how much I liked it.  Macedonia Brook (hence the name) […]

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Pickett's Pond at Osbornedale State Park

Pickett’s Pond at Osbornedale State Park

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park  The day before the big October  snow storm here in Connecticut, I took this photo of Pickett’s Pond at Osbornedale State Park in Derby, Connecticut.  This photo is at the end of the pond away from the parking lot and was a […]

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Marsh at Bluff Point State Park, Groton Connecticut

Marsh at Bluff Point State Park

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park  This marsh is located close to Bushy Point Beach in Bluff Point State Park.  It’s very close to Long Island Sound and is located on the Poquonnock River in Groton, Connecticut.  There are so many really interesting areas in Bluff Point […]

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Mute Swan at Sunset - Bluff Point State Park

Mute Swan at Sunset

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park  In my visit to Bluff Point State Park in Groton Connecticut, this Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) was gliding along in the Poquonnock River with it’s mate.  There’s a little lens flare, but I think it actually adds a little to the […]

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Twilight at Bluff Point State Park

Bluff Point State Park at Twilight

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park  On Saturday, I drove to the Groton/New London area of Connecticut and visited several locations.  One of them was Bluff Point State Park, which was my first visit.  I was very impressed with this lovely area that, according to the DEP […]

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View of the Housatonic River from Housatonic Meadows State Park

The Houstonic River as seen from Housatonic Meadows State Park

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

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Housatonic River  I took this photo from the picnic area at Housatonic Meadows State Park located in Sharon, Connecticut.  It was a beautiful Autumn day and I was on a marathon photography day.  The fall colors weren’t as nice as some other years, but still […]

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Fly Fisherman in Housatonic River, Sharon Connecticut

Fly Fisherman in the Housatonic River

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Housatonic River

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Housatonic River  This photo of a fly fisherman in the Housatonic River was taken either in or very close to Housatonic Meadows State Park (I’m not exactly sure where the boundary is located).  I’ve not fished in the Housatonic River yet, but I believe they catch […]

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