Photo Of The Day Award

My image of the Gotten Cabin near Paradise Springs State Natural Area in Eagle Wisconsin, received the Photo Of The Day Award Thanks to everybody who voted for it. This is purely a digital award or recognition but it is still nice to see an image appreciated. Gotten Cabin- Capture Wisconsin, link Vote for...

Another Weekend For Sleeping

Another weekend for sleeping, I was up at 3:30 AM to get out and see some nature. Looking at a map I wanted someplace new to visit within an hour or so from home. I spotted Horicon Marsh a little South of Fond Du Lac and just over an hour from home without...

Lion’s Den Gorge Nature Preserve

Lion’s Den Gorge Nature Preserve is a 73 acre park in Ozaukee County along the shore of Lake Michigan.  It is just South of Port Washington and is also next to a 44 acre wetland owned by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service for waterfowl protection.   The park has numerous trails...

Peak Design Capture Pro Clip Review

Peak Design Capture pro Clip Review I wrote this review of the Peak Design Capture Pro Clip, a couple of years ago but since I am still asked about this clip I thought that I would update it. I see that they have come out with a new version. I would purchase this...

Spring Planning Hike

Over the past 20 years or so a friend and I have had many adventures.  We have made beer, developed an interest in amateur astronomy, made long distance trips for astronomy, and started camping and backpacking along with many other interests. This last weekend went on a Spring planning hike. Last weekend we...

Late Fall Hiking In Wisconsin

As Fall nears an end and Winter is just around the corner in Wisconsin, it’s difficult to find areas that aren’t being hunted, late fall hiking in Wisconsin can seem to be chancy. I try my best to not make any moves that would make someone think I was dinner, but you just...