After a long, hard Winter of unrelenting cold,
too much work and too little time out of doors,
we hit the trail today. I love how the soft early
morning sun makes everything look so pretty.
Someone has added some bottle gourds
The white leaves catch the light so beautifully.
Why are they white?
The mosses and lichens are a brilliant
green, they seem to glow against the
brown of the fallen leaves.
I love the dappled sunlight as it comes through
the still barren trees.
The river is very high due to the April
We got to catch up with old friends.
And Mr. Cardinal serenaded us from