A long spell of unusually warm weather with temps in the 60s has really changed up when we see things. Stephanie was going to the mailbox and spotted this garter snake on the gravel drive. 50 more words
The remains of a ghost town lie along the Humber River on Duffy’s Lane just north of Bolton. The property of George Elliot on the county atlas below was in the Elliot family from 1855 until 1929. 1,052 more words
This garter snake found its way into a building so it was gently escorted outside, where it promptly backed into a defensive posture. It appears to be quite large; was only about 20 centimeters long. A handsome creature.
Photo hikes in nature can present one with surprises. We visited the Lorain County MetroParks’ Sandy Ridge Reservation hoping and expecting to see an assortment of birds native to that wetland. 196 more words