Lyons Ferry

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016 in The West | One Comment
Lyons Ferry

While out hiking at dawn for a good view of the bridges in the background, I am startled by three more mule deer – this guy seemed little afraid of me. Nearby were three bare patches of dirt in the tall grass – I had discovered where they frequently bed down. This bridge originally served […]

Under The Bridge

Posted by on Dec 5, 2016 in The West | 3 Comments
Under The Bridge

Saw this tug and barge coming up river but with the traffic we’d seen already, wasn’t expecting much more than what you see here. I should have noticed the man standing atop of the black ironwork. Much more finesse went on than thought as they eased what turned out to be a crane under a […]

After Bierstadt

Posted by on Dec 2, 2016 in The West | 7 Comments
After Bierstadt

Albert Bierstadt was an early American painter and his work has always inspired me.

Wild Snake

Posted by on Nov 30, 2016 in The West | One Comment
Wild Snake

Above, below and on – the Snake offers lots of habitat space. Some critters more tame than others. Is deer hunting your thing? Then it’s bucks aplenty in the Snake River Canyons. Hawks have lots of food available with so much farmland to watch over. One of the more incredible sights was to be in […]