Gone Fishin’

On Easter Sunday the weather suddenly turned warm. Blue clouds, sunshine, and temperatures that peaked at a perfect 75 degrees, brought families, photographers, fishermen, and dog walkers to the park to savor the unexpected taste of spring. Some even decided to grill their Easter dinner in the park, and a wonderful aroma filled the air. It …

Hard to miss!

The red-winged blackbird, a native of North America, is hard to miss. One of the very early sign of spring in northeast Ohio, they are likely to be heard long before they are seen when their spring migration brings them back to our park. Once they arrive, they make their presence known with raucous calls, just as …

Snow Day!

Today we had a Snow Day...a day when snow fell fast and heavy overnight, making for slick roads and dangerous driving in the morning. Last winter we had quite a few days like this along with single digit temperatures. This year we've seen very little snow, no snow days and only a few days with …

I’M HERE AGAIN…

I came back to post the rest of the pictures from yesterday's trail walk. I hope you're ready to see more deer, some new HAWK pictures, and a few more birds. First I encountered these two does. These two spotted me as soon as I started down the trail. Convinced I was carrying food for them, they walked …