Bodenburg Butte

This past summer in Alaska, we hiked to the summit of Bodenburg Butte. The photo below shows the butte from 3.4 miles away as we were about to cross the Knik River (foreground) to enter the town of Butte.

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The Fee Collector

While camping recently at Buckhorn Creek Park on the bank of Lake O’ the Pines in Northeast Texas, we decided to visit the boat launch near our campground. As we neared the boat ramp, we were greeted by the Black Vulture shown … Continue reading →

Lake Chicot After Drawdown

Lake Chicot, Louisiana, the centerpiece of Chicot State Park, underwent a drawdown last September for vegetation control and bridge repairs. When we visited the park several days ago, the lake looked very different at the South Landing and the North Landing. … Continue reading →