Category Archives: Flowers

Two Medicine, Day I

Back in July, 2011, I went to Glacier National Park, and I still haven’t gone through all the pictures I took! My last post on the topic, which you can find by using the categories on the right, covered the … Continue reading

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Sabino Canyon

Yet another, “I’m too tired to write much, but here are some pictures” post. I shot these while walking in Sabino Canyon with my mom. It was a beautiful day and the desert was beginning to bloom! A saguaro cactus: … Continue reading

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Desert in Bloom

I was fortunate this year that spring came early to the Sonoran Desert. That gave me the opportunity to see the desert in bloom…or at least starting to bloom. Cactus flowers, like the rest of the plant, start out tough. … Continue reading

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Many Glacier

It’s been quite a while since I posted any pictures from Glacier National Park, so here’s the next round. After seeing the bear warning as I drove into the Many Glacier area, I kept going along the road toward Swiftcurrent … Continue reading

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Trail Above Avalanche Creek, Part II

One of the things that draws me so much to Glacier National Park is the contrast in scale. The park is massive–the Going to the Sun Road, which crosses Glacier east to west is 52 miles long–with only one switchback. … Continue reading

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Trail Above Avalanche Creek, Part I

Wasn’t sure I was going to get to any Glacier pictures this week. I’ve been having some work done on my house–including new windows–and my belongings have been in the middle of the rooms for weeks now. It’s all turning … Continue reading

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Avalanche Creek

When I took the shuttle from St. Mary in Glacier National Park my first day, my intent was to go to Logan Pass and hike a trail to Hidden Lake. Unfortunately, Logan Pass was still full of snow in July. … Continue reading

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St. Mary, Glacier National Park

My first morning in Glacier National Park, I entered the park in St. Mary. Glacier spans such a massive area that each part of the park has a unique feel to it. That’s one of the things I love about … Continue reading

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In the Garden

When I decided to plant a veggie garden this year, I had no idea it would create a habitat that would draw such an interesting variety of insects. One of the biggest surprises was this bee: Googling around, I learned … Continue reading

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The Fly

One weekend back in June, I had the itch to take pictures, but no energy to go anywhere and do my usual tromping around. No problem–there are plenty of subjects in any yard or neighborhood. In this case, I stepped … Continue reading

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