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Thursday, January 22, 2015

1/21/15 Lagrange Rail-Trail



A cold start ( 13 degrees ) but sunny and no wind so it turned out to be comfortable. We are still concerned about icy trails so this turned out to be a lucky guess- packed snow with a frozen crust that was very easy walking. We started from the Medford end because it is more interesting and further from roads.





There are pond and streams along the way






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Lagrange Trail Pond  1-21-15


This stream was flowing but the banks were too steep to get to it.


Bundled up for the winter


Patiently waiting -- again.


Turned out to be a beautiful day- amazing blue skies and not a cloud in sight. No water kelley could get to but she seemed to enjoy being where we hadn't been in awhile.  3  1/4 hours


                                           

6 comments:

  1. You two had a real long hike today. Wow-those skies are so brilliant.

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    1. Hi Sue- maybe a bit too long for Kelley- she seemed a bit stiff last night ( we had an easy day today) because the walking was so easy we walked farther than we normally would in the same amount of time.

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  2. Looks like a lovely blue sky day!

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  3. What lovely scenery you have, even in the cold! Wow. I never appreciated the snow when I lived in the Chicago area but I do love to see photos like yours now.

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    1. Thanks Betty - love from a distance eh?

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