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His - Rocky River Reservation - 01/21/2017

John Muir once wrote, “In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” That’s how I’ve been feeling about our walks together lately. 756 more words

Hers - Rocky River Reservation

This weekend we’ve been blessed with something almost unheard of in Cleveland. Something so spectacular that everyone is talking about it. Something miraculous. That something is called sunshine. 547 more words

His - Bradley Woods Reservation - 01/15/2017

It’s my belief that hiking with someone and being in love are very similar. It’s a unique feeling. You have moments where you need to work together, times in which you will take the lead or follow, and instances where you are blazing your own path. 728 more words

Hers – Bradley Woods Reservation

This may disappoint some of you, but there were no angry car rides or trips to the hood this weekend. There was just some good, ol’ fashioned walking in the woods with nice people and stupid jokes. 570 more words

Squire’s Castle and its Phantasmal Light Show

Squire’s Castle in Willoughby Hills, Ohio. Photo by Michael Kleen

Squire’s Castle in Willoughby Hills, Ohio. Photo by Michael Kleen

Squire’s Castle in Willoughby Hills, Ohio. 468 more words


Worden's Wonders

For over 45 years of my life, I remained unaware of much of my home state’s geological history. Sure, my 7th-grade history class covered how the glaciers advanced to the Terminal Moraine and retreated at the end of the Ice Age, scouring the landscape to flat fields in northwest Ohio and to ridges and valleys in the northeast. 491 more words


Teach Green: Lesson Plan to Create an Illustrated Nature Journal

Illustrated Nature Journals for Kids


Whether writing for scientific purposes or personal satisfaction or to convey personal experiences in the natural world to others, what better place to start a nature journal than on the Huntington Reservation of the Cleveland Metroparks. 2,552 more words

Environmental Education