This group of young pine trees reminded me of a church with a tall steeple. Big Bay State Park.
The hiking trails along the southeastern edge of Big Bay State Park (where I camped on Madeline Island) provide excellent views of the granite rocks that line the shore of Lake Superior there.
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Sometimes the texture of the leaves is only revealed when the light is just right. I suppose the lesson is, you need to wait for the light if you want the truth to be illuminated.
Those spots of backlit tree branches are one of my favorite things about walking through the woods.
It’s peak blossoming time for all the fruit trees in the neighborhood. Sure smells fresh and sweet around here.
From a Sunday hike through the U.W. Arboretum.
Things are definitely starting to green up around here.
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Starkweather Creek with the Olbrich Gardens Thai Pavilion in the background.