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Cedar Key

We recently returned from camping several days in Cedar Key, Florida. We stayed at our favorite location – Low Key Hideway. They have about 10 campsites and all located on the water. There is a small hotel and a Tiki Bar and it is… Continue Reading “Cedar Key”

Local Wildlife Update

As we described in earlier posts, I raised a baby blue jay, Topaz, last spring and released it in May. We went across country for the summer and came back mid-August. About a week after we came home, we saw the blue jay about… Continue Reading “Local Wildlife Update”

Hawk Pursuit

Dart and I inadvertently seem to have interrupted a hawk pursuit. Dart likes to play with his flying disk. It’s technically not a frisbee, but we call it one. If you say “frisbee” to Dart, he goes nuts and starts running around in circles… Continue Reading “Hawk Pursuit”

Baby Shorebird

I went for a walk on the beach today in Anastasia State Park. I saw this baby shorebird. I think it is a baby ruddy turnstone, but would love to hear from anyone who thinks it is something else. This little one was very… Continue Reading “Baby Shorebird”

Raccoon Clean Up Crew

When we returned from our cross country trip, I immediately set up the bird feeders since I love watching the birds. A few days after I set up the feeders, I noticed that two separate raccoon families were making it a habit to drop… Continue Reading “Raccoon Clean Up Crew”

Topaz Sighting

For those of you who have been following us since at least the spring, you may remember that I raised some wild baby birds for the Ark Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation prior to us leaving for our cross-country camping trip in May. There are… Continue Reading “Topaz Sighting”

Point Hudson

We have been enjoying walking around the near vicinity at Point Hudson in Port Townsend and enjoying the wildlife. When the sun is out, we sit in our chairs with binoculars and scan for wildlife, etc. Yesterday, Regis spotted a submarine being escorted out… Continue Reading “Point Hudson”

A Favorite Campsite

Before we left Port Angeles this morning, we went up to Hurricane Ridge in Olympic National Park to try to get some good views/pictures of the Strait and Canada. The weather was not cooperative and the pictures weren’t good but we saw lots of… Continue Reading “A Favorite Campsite”

Weather in South Dakota

This is a post after the fact. I was reading in one of the newspapers recently about some crazy weather in South Dakota and went through our South Dakota pictures and found a couple pictures we took of the weather while we were there.… Continue Reading “Weather in South Dakota”

Baby Bighorn Sheep – Take 2

We had a great time watching the baby bighorn sheep in the morning and posted some pictures and video of the amazing animals.  We returned to the campground and I went into town and did the wash and picked up a few items at… Continue Reading “Baby Bighorn Sheep – Take 2”