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Side trip to the Sawtooth Range above Boise, Idaho

Jim had always wanted to see other parts of Idaho and took his opportunity on our trip back to Durham. As we crossed the state line from the Malheur Valley in eastern Oregon we connected with a little piece of I-84 SE taking it into Boise. 548 more words

Mais Snapshots para Clara

A few days before leaving Butte.

Cara Clarinha,

On the road, beginning of a long journey.  Left Butte a night ago, stopped to see my friend Swain in Missoula (a writer – Swain Wolfe, you can look him up), who helped me pack up some pastels to send for an exhibition in Almeria, Spain, in January. 

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Snapshots Para Clara

Idaho Landscapes: Little Lost River, Craters of the Moon, Galena Summit, Hell's Canyon, Salmon River Valley, Forest Service Road 517, White Bird Battlefield, Lochsa River

We stopped at Little Lost River Rest Area to read noticeboards describing the geology and history of this strange part of Idaho. We found that, since 1949, more nuclear reactors, over fifty in total, have been built in this area than anywhere else on the planet. 1,538 more words


Fish with Charisma - Steelhead

I remember the exact moment I fell in love with anadromous salmonids, or more specifically Steelhead.

That morning a gray sunrise lit the snow on the shoulders of the 30 or so fly fisherman along NY’s Salmon River. 935 more words

Behind the Shot

 Alturas Lake outside of Stanley, Idaho is a perfect place to Start a day of photography in the Stanley basin.  Today’s behind the shot is about a thought that I truly believe in.   260 more words


Week 30: Salmon River

There is a more famous Salmon River out in Oregon, but we have a small one here in Connecticut as well.  It was named before the eastern Salmon stopped spawning in this river, and restoration efforts have not had much luck.   136 more words