I saw my first sandhill cranes of the season yesterday! A sure sign of spring.Continue reading The sandhills return
The beauty of the natural world never ceases to amaze me. I discovered these little icy delights on a tree stump, while hiking along the Wisconsin River.Continue reading Wisconsin River icicles
Say what you will about Wisconsinites, but we do know how to have fun in the winter. I came across this person kite skiing, while I was out for a walk on the Lake Mendota ice.
Yesterday’s warm, sunny weather sent me on a hike through Governor Nelson State Park.
At the Mad City Model Railroad show last weekend, there was an N-scale layout that featured an excellent model of the Chicago & North Western Railway’s lakefront station in Milwaukee. It was created by modelers of Midwest Modutrak, and they deservedly won the award for best layout of the show.Continue reading C&NW Lakefront Station in miniature
When you’re on top of Gibraltar Rock, the scenic views just beg for a panorama.Continue reading Gibraltar panorama