A beautiful winter afternoon on Lake Mendota.
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New year’s eve hike at the Arboretum.
I spent the afternoon hiking one of my favorite local spots for autumn colors, the U.W. Lakeshore Nature Preserve. There is nothing like being in the middle of the forest there, when the maple trees are at peak color and the sun is lighting them up.
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A couple of views from the Fallison Lake nature trail, one of the nicest in the Northern Highland State Forest.
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I spent this past week in Door County. I really enjoyed hiking along the beach at Whitefish Dunes State Park.
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One more shot from last weekend’s hike at Picnic Point.
Today was a perfect day to hike Picnic Point.
After laying low in the house all day yesterday (avoiding the hot and humid weather), I was itching to do something outside by the time the sun started to go down. So I headed out for a hike.
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