I had planned on heading out to either the Whiteshell Provincial Park or Grand Beach Provincial Park today, to spend some time with my feet in a lake. Unfortunately, rain was in the forecast, so I decided to hang out in Winnipeg and headed to Fort Whyte Alive. All signs of rain left and it… Continue reading A Hot Summer Morning at Fort Whyte Alive
It was a beautiful morning yesterday and I had absolutely nothing written in my calendar. So, I headed over to Fort Whyte Alive to go for a walk. I walked for about 2 hours, putting about 8,000 steps on my FitBit along with 6 flights of stairs (some stairs and some hills). I took some… Continue reading Beautiful Morning
Yesterday I showed you the Pelican pictures I took at Fort Whyte Alive, but of course, I took other pictures too. As always, you can click on any individual picture to see a larger version. The Birds – Canada Geese, Mallard Duck and a young Robin. Painted Turtles. While watching and taking pictures of these… Continue reading More from Fort Whyte Alive
The Painted Turtle is native to most of North America and resembles the “pet turtles” that many of us had for very short periods as pets when we were children.