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Fox turns to observe it's human spectators

The Fox and The Turkey Hen

Sometimes, when you live in “the woods” you get to witness wild animals in their natural environment. Earlier this week I was able to observe (and snap some photos) of our resident fox hunting our resident flock of turkeys – toms (males), hens and chicks. It was about 6:00 a.m. on a cool misty morning; […]

Magnificent Views of the Lakes and Mountains from North Peak Loop

Whitten Woods is Wicked Fun!

I was recently introduced to what is perhaps the best kept secret in the Squam area – Whitten Woods in Ashland. This network of public multi-use trails is located on a 414-acre property and is managed by the Squam Lakes Association (SLA) in partnership with Ashland residents, the Ashland Conservation Commission, New England Forestry Foundation (NEFF), […]

Racers Gather at the Starting Line

Winter Wild at Waterville Valley

Saturday March 11th marked my fiance’s birthday and our first Winter Wild at Waterville Valley Resort. The Winter Wild race series features uphill race courses at some of the areas most popular ski resorts. Many contenders participate in the entire series while others hit one or two, you know “just for fun.” We are of the latter group […]