Category: State park

Bee on purple flowers with greenery in the background

Bee on purple flowers, Ice Age Trail, Wisconsin, USA

Related: Yellow Flower, Antelope Island, UtahBird on the Ice Age National Scenic TrailBeehive Fence Protects Farms from ElephantsBee on cone flower

Squirrel on a tree trunk

Very blue pool of water in the forest

The water really is that color blue. See more photos of my visit to the Kuang Si Waterfalls in Laos.

Related: View from Bear’s Hump Trail, Waterton International Peace Park, CanadaMosaic Art at Wat Xieng Thong, Luang Prabang, LaosWater Buffaloes, Cambodia
Waterfall, Swiftcurrent Lake Trail, Glacier National Park

Fairly large lizard - 30 inches?

Lizard on the Lost Maples Trail in Texas.

Related: photos of lizards via Curious Cat Travel photosBuddha Statues, Borobudur Temple, Java, IndonesiaLeopard at the Timbavati Game Reserve in South Africa

photo of trees - Arboretum, Madison, Wisconsin

Trees at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum. The Arboretum is a nice place for short walks into a nature within the city of Madison.

photo of vista from Bull Run Mountain Conservancy trail

Bull Run Mountain Conservancy, Virginia offers a nice, simple, quiet trail with some ruins of stone building.

Related: Mason Neck State Park, VirginiaGreat Falls, VirginiaSkyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, Virginia

trees in Forest Glen Preserve

Forest Glen Preserve provides a nice walk through forest (mainly) and some prairie. While walking through the forest I lost the trail and eventually found to a farmers field and followed the road back to the entrance.

Related: Green Lantern plant, Forest Glen PreserveHeliotrope Ridge Trail, North Cascades National ParkParfrey’s Glen Natural Area, Wisconsin

photo of beach and ocean at Huntington Beach State Park
The beach at Huntington Beach State Park, South Carolina.

ruins of a building in a cypress swamp.

Facade of an old building in the cypress swamp in Cypress Gardens, South Carolina. You can rent canoes to boat through the swamp: I recommend it. See a view of the ruins of the side of the building.

photo of Antelope on Antelope Island

Antelope on Antelope Island in the Great Salt Lake, Utah

Antelope on Antelope Island in the Great Salt Lake, Antelope Island State Park, Utah. Great hikes and wonderful views, especially with the storm clouds on the day I was there.