Photo a Day Challenge

Autumn

I Hear You Knocking

I Hear You Knocking

From ghouls and ghosts and long legged beasties and things that go bump in the night, Good Lord, deliver us!  — Scottish Saying


Embrace

Embrace

Lake Michigan, Point Beach State Park


Sad

Sad

 

A bare tree alongside the Wisconsin River sadly reminds us of oncoming winter.


Train Tracks

Train Tracks

 

Railroad tracks accompanied us along the roadside as we continued our early morning journey east on Hwy 60.


Base

Base

The namesake rock formation of Natural Bridge State Park in WI. has a natural opening at its base.


Friday

Friday

 

Two hundred forty rolling acres provide the setting for Wisconsin Historical Society’s mid-19th-century Wade House Historical Site which presently consists of the Wade Stagecoach Inn, the Dosckstader Blacksmith Shop, the Herrling Sawmill and the Jung Carriage Museum.  Perfect for an end of the week drive.

http://wadehouse.wisconsinhistory.org/About/WadeHouseHistory.aspx

 


Landscape

Landscape

 

Butterfly Trail at Highcliff State Park in Wisconsin.


Frantic

Frantic

 

The rush of frantic waters could be heard well before the rapids came into view.

 


Autumn

Autumn

 

McClintock Park on the Peshtigo River, WI.


Bush

Bush

 

Early morning fog mutes the autumnal red of sumac.


Daybreak

After daybreak the misty fog lifted, and we were treated to a warm, clear day.


Crooked

A now quiet stream had carved a crooked, irregular shoreline along our path.

 


Accidental

An accidental encounter with this little fellow elicited an “eeek!”  from Lois.

 


Luscious

Bird-luscious berries were left on  dew dropped  branches.


Ghostly

Some wind blown trees imparted a spooky, ghostly impression as we passed by.

 


Misty

An early morning mist accompanied us on our walk through Bubolz Nature Preserve.

 


Love

A man and his car . . .


Little

Ralph Smith’s picturesque little Lily Bay Saw Mill is powered by a WWII airplane engine and produces firewood and lumber.  The sawmill is located in Door County near the eastern shore of Lake Michigan and serves as a local gathering spot.

 

 


Ocean

Lake Michigan, along with Lakes Superior, Huron and Erie, connects to the Atlantic Ocean via the St. Lawrence Seaway  and the Great Lakes Waterway.  These Great Lakes comprise the largest group of freshwater lakes on our planet.

 

 


Seaside

In the heart of the midwest, Door County offers a seaside experience with the coastlines of Green Bay and Lake Michigan.

 

 


Image

Private


Image

Soft Focus

Veteran’s Memorial  Home and Cemetery  located at King, Wisconsin.


Shadows

Mottled shadows decorate an overturned rowboat at Bubolz Nature Preserve.

 

 

 


Treasure

Nature emerged as a golden treasure trove through our TR3 windscreen when we arrived at Bubolz Nature Preserve.