If it is wild to your own heart. Protect it. Preserve it. Love it. And fight for it. Rick Bass
By: calpoppy, 1:54 PM GMT on July 21, 2015
Common Merganser with her kids traveling on Pettit Lake
The above is Pettit Lake in the Sawtooth mountain range of Idaho. On the dirt road out Mr. P received a ticket from a US forest service patrolman for doing what we call a California stop, LOL! Prettiest place ever to get a ticket!
The above is Tangle falls which is l...
Updated: 3:14 PM GMT on July 29, 2015
By: calpoppy, 5:05 PM GMT on July 20, 2015
Well the lazy days of camping and loafing, hiking and driving are over! Tagg seems completely wore out in my chair at North Forks, Idaho. Camping next to the Salmon River, where two Ospreys were chasing a Bald Eagle. The Eagle swooped down right behind (sounded like a big wind) then came up beside us and ended up losing the fish he had just caught!
Let us start at the beginning....
We left on Ju...
Updated: 6:55 PM GMT on July 20, 2015
By: calpoppy, 10:23 PM GMT on June 07, 2015
Here we go..........
I was going to close down my blog for the duration of our trip, but Briar had a good idea. I am going to keep tabs on how much gasoline we use and how much it will cost us for the entire trip. Can you guess how much gas and how much it will cost???? A hint the FJ uses between 10-12 gallons per mile (pretty crummy I know). We are traveling from Llano, Ca. to Port Angeles, Wash, to Manning P...
Updated: 10:57 PM GMT on July 17, 2015
By: calpoppy, 9:43 PM GMT on April 21, 2015
New blog with some new pics.
Lets start with some hummers
It was a chilly morning for this little guy
This one was scratching
Not a great pic but this will show you my explosion of hummers, and this is only two of the four feeders.
Updated: 1:24 PM GMT on May 02, 2015
By: calpoppy, 5:52 PM GMT on March 24, 2015
Last year I did a 'take a hike' with me blog. This year we are just going to go meander around my
property and the surrounding hills.
First a stop at the hummer feeder. Lots of action these days :)
Hooded Oriole male
On to flowers!
Updated: 2:10 PM GMT on April 16, 2015