Riding Mountain National Park Oct 17 continued

I arrived in Riding Mountain National Park in the morning, after exploring I went to Dauphin for lunch and to get checked into my motel room.  Now, it is time to head back into the park.  I will be visiting many of the same spots and maybe even taking the same pictures – but there… Continue reading Riding Mountain National Park Oct 17 continued

I Went Birding

Birds are fascinating.  I look at them and try to take pictures of them all the time – but ask me what I saw, I am am often not quite sure.  I usually know what type of bird it was, but trying to narrow down to the particular bird is very hard to do. I… Continue reading I Went Birding

The Mob in Action

There are a lot of Crows around here.  Once in awhile I see them mobbing a hawk or an owl, and this morning was another mob day. I could hear them when I was still a 1/2 block from the Red River when Chester and I were on our walk.  Once I got to the… Continue reading The Mob in Action

Zoo Review

Yesterday was my day at the Assiniboine Park Zoo 🙂  I also took in the  Nature Playground while there. Its a good thing I have zoo pictures because there wasn’t anything to see for our walk along the Red River this morning.  I did see some ducks, but they were busy foraging in the bushes… Continue reading Zoo Review

Birds, Birds, Birds

Everywhere I looked on our walk along the Red River and even away from the river, I saw birds.  A lot of ducks, but other birds too.  It was 12C when Chester and I set out on our walk.  We took a little detour along the way – to check out a bird (of course).… Continue reading Birds, Birds, Birds

September 17th

The days are getting longer in Africa (which I love), but they are getting shorter and cooler here (which I’m not thrilled about).  Today the high was 10C  – I’m not impressed! Dakota continues to do well today, I am happy to say.  She is still an old dog, but she is a happy old… Continue reading September 17th