Monthly Archives: December 2013

Two Christmas Trees in the City

I don’t usually go to the tree areas during the holidays. There are too many tourists and the crowds are terrible. You’re lucky to get any halfway decent shots without people posing in them or just getting in the way. … Continue reading

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The North End of Central Park in Autumn

Continuing from the past two weeks, here is the other half of my walk through Central Park in Autumn. We move north from the Delacorte, walk along the west side of the reservoir, and up into the loch and pool. … Continue reading

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Autumn in the Southern Half of Central Park

My autumn trek through Central Park began down at the southeast corner and the Gapstow Bridge. The path would continue up the west side of the zoo, past the Shakespeare statue, over to my favorite gazebo, then into the Mall, … Continue reading

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Shakespeare as a Park (as well as in the Park)

I took a very nice walk in the middle of autumn through Central Park. Rather than start at the beginning with familiar areas I have covered in the past on this blog, I figured let’s start with the middle and … Continue reading

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Some Lakes and Some Mountains in Autumn

To wrap up the latest trip up to the Adirondacks, we take a look at Garnet Lake and Hershey Pond (at least that is what I’ve been told it is called). Garnet Lake is a popular place to swim and … Continue reading

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