The black-eyed Susan is considered a symbol of encouragement and motivation. An ideal trail side flower.
Ruffled petals fade in the summer sun.
Mountain Laurel blooms create a cascade of pink.
Nature throws a curve, reminding us of her independent spirit.
Empty chairs beckon…
Canoes along the shore of Lake of the Woods await the start of summer.
Today, an escape to Lake of the Woods, where Mount McLoughlin dominates the horizon.
A yellow flower pops up on along the trailside.
Buried among spring growth, rustic fence posts mark a property line.