Tag Archives: Autumn
Dog Pond in Goshen, Connecticut

Two Photos of Dog Pond in Goshen, Connecticut

Here are two photos of Dog Pond located in Goshen, Connecticut.  It’s an approximately 65 acre lake that has a Connecticut DEP boat launch that is opened year round.  It would be a great place for a nice leisurely paddle or some relaxing fishing. These photos were taken with my Canon T1i and a Tokina 80-400mm lens […]

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Red Tailed Hawk from White Memorial Foundation

Birds in White Memorial Foundation

In early Autumn of 2010, I visited the White Memorial Foundation in Litchfield, Connecticut and took these photos of a hawk (I believe it is a Red Tailed Hawk, Buteo jamaicensis) and a Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens).  White Memorial Foundation is approximatley 4000 acres and has a conservation center and numerous trails, as well as an […]

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Sanderling at Hammonasset Beach State Park

Sanderlings at Hammonasset Beach State Park

These photos were taken on a very windy day in the Autumn of 2010 at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison, Connecticut.  The Sanderlings were running in and out with the surf (as Sanderlings tend to do) and feeding on these little mussels.  They are pretty funny little birds. Hammonasset Beach State Park, located on Long Island Sound, is […]

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Southford Falls State Park in Southbury Connecticut

Southford Falls

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Southford Falls

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Southford FallsThese photos were taken at Southford Falls State Park located in Southbury, Connecticut.  The site of this park was once the location of the Diamond Match Company.  This is a very accessible park with hiking, biking, and horse trails, along with a fishing pond […]

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Covered bridge at Kent Falls State Park, Connecticut

Kent Falls

Here are a few shots of Kent Falls located in Kent Falls State Park in Kent, Connecticut.  It’s a rather small state park at only 295 acres, but it has some very nice features, such as the falls and one of the few covered bridges in the state of Connecticut.  These shots were taken in the […]

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Shepaug River in Steep Rock Reservation

The Shepaug River in Steep Rock Reservation

In the Autumn, I visited Steep Rock Reservation, located close to Washington Depot, Connecticut.  The Steep Rock Association is a land trust that controls and maintains the 750 acre reservation.  There are several trails for biking, hiking, and horse riding in Steep Rock that are close to or follow the Shepaug River.  One trail follows an old […]

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Aerial view of Housatonic River

Aerial View of the Housatonic River

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Housatonic River

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Housatonic RiverContinuing with my series of post on the Housatonic River, below is an aerial view I took in the Autumn of 2010.  As you can see on the map below, this photo was taken a few miles north of Long Island Sound.  That little […]

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Housatonic River at Bull's Bridge

Other views along the Housatonic River

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Housatonic River

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Housatonic RiverBelow is another set of photos taken on the Housatonic River below Bull’s Bridge in Kent, Connecticut.  It was a relatively chilly day when I took these photos and it required scrambling around on a lot of rocks to get into position. Technorati Tags: […]

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