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A Banner Day at Radnor Lake: Tuesday, June 3, 2008

June 3rd, 2008 · 6 Comments · canada goose, great blue herons, Radnor Lake, turtles

All photos in this post were taken at Nashville’s Radnor Lake and edited on Tuesday, June 3, 2008 by Stephen Frasier using an Olympus Stylus 790 SW and Macromedia/Adobe Fireworks MX 2004; author’s email is stephen [at] bestWebNashville [dot] com Now that the summer heat has set in, hiking early in the morning is an […]

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Radnor Lake Turtles Active on Cold December Day

December 3rd, 2007 · No Comments · canada goose, great blue herons, turtles

Upon awakening, I found that my desire to hike on this cold day had faded. I was actually considering cancelling this afternoon’s planned hike. A couple of hours later, I was looking forward to it. A hearty thanks goes out to my shrink and his prescription pad. After reading a few pages of Eckhart Tolle’s A New Earth, […]

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Slippery When Wet: A Rainy Radnor Lake Hike

September 9th, 2007 · No Comments · deer, great blue herons, owls, Radnor Lake

This particular hike was long overdue. I have blown off my favorite pastime of late, having proffered the excuse that my part-time landscape maintenance work made up for it. It didn’t. I watched the radar closely throughout the day, thrilled by the rain and hoping for a break in the precipitation near dusk. Weather.com‘s interactive […]

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Radnor Lake: A Model Clockwise Hike

August 26th, 2007 · 2 Comments · deer, great blue herons, Radnor Lake, skink

Kelly and I met at 12:30 in the Radnor Lake parking lot on the Granny White side. He was wearing a WordPress t-shirt (this blog is powered by WordPress); I might be lucky enough to have one, had I made it to Barcamp Nashville. If it were a color other than red, I would be […]

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