Tag Archives: Foliage
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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Geese Facing the Sun in Osbornedale State Park, Derby, Connecticut

Geese Worshipping the Fading Sunlight

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park  On a visit to Osbornedale State Park in Derby, Connecticut, I saw these Geese all lined up facing into the setting sun.  It was really odd looking at the time because they seemed so stoic and disciplined.  Immediately after this shot, a […]

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Pickett's Pond in Osbornedale State Park, Derby Connecticut

Stone Wall near Pickett’s Pond in Osbornedale State Park

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park  Here’s a photo of Pickett’s Pond located in Osbornedale State Park, Derby, Connecticut.  Some interesting facts about Osbornedale State Park are that silver was mined within the park after the Revolutionary War and there was also a spring water bottling business within the current […]

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White Birch in Mohawk Mountain State Forest and Park

White Birch – Mohawk Mountain State Forest and Park

  I didn’t get home till late tonight, so this will be a very short post.  Below is a photo of some White Birch in Mohawk State Forest and Park that I thought were particularly striking. Tomorrow, I’ll have a longer post, but for now it’s time for bed. Technorati Tags: Autumn, Connecticut, Foliage, Mohawk […]

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View to the west from Heublein Tower at Talcott Mountain State Park

Views from Talcott Mountain State Park

  Located in Simsbury Connectiut, Talcott Mountain State Park’s main attraction is the Heublein Tower.  The tower offers a 360 degree commanding view of the area.  To the north, it’s possible to see Massachusetts on a clear day and Hartford is visible to the east.  The tower was previously owned by Gilbert F. Heublein, head of […]

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Tree and power line damage from October 2011 snow storm

Tree and Power Line Damage from October Snow Storm, 2011

I went out this afternoon and took some photos of a waterfall close to where I live.  Those came out well and will be in a later post.  In the waterfall area, there was very little damage from the storm, so I decided to head further north and revisit the Audubon Center at Bent of the River […]

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Trees in autumn foliage in Connecticut after October snow storm, 2011

Autumn meets Winter: October Snow Storm 2011

Well, the October Snow Storm of 2011 is now past Connecticut, but it sure left a lot of damage.  Many homes in Connecticut, as well as other nearby states, have lost power and our governor is saying that some homes may not be restored for a week.  I was one of the lucky ones and […]

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October Snow Storm in Connecticut

October Snow Storm

Hard to believe, but we’re getting a freak October snow storm here in Connecticut.  The trees in my area still have most of their leaves – they must be really confused.  When this is all finished, we could have up to 5 inches here and possibly more in northern Connecticut. Another post will be coming tonight […]

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