Biking the Waverly Rail Trail - Image 464660 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 9-15 through 9-17-17

  A Very Full Weekend As this weekend came to an end I mentioned to Kristy how we tend to pack so much into so little time. The past few days were a perfect example of making the most of our time. We camped with friends at Black Hawk Park. Friday night was uneventful, Saturday …

Black Swallowtail Butterfly - Image 398425

Kip’s Comments 9-18-16

  Short Stories After a full day of exercise and photography I have a sizable number of photos and stories to share with you. The photos and their explanation cover a wide range of topics in no particular order. I will share them as they come to me.       #1 – Endangered or …

Softshell Turtle - Image 265752

A Picture A Day – June 2014

JUNE 2014 June 30, 2014 – Water-logged Sandhill Cranes: Sandhill Cranes – Image 267633   June 29, 2014 – Kristy’s Yellow Rose with Raindrops: Yellow Rose – Image 267350   June 28, 2014 – Probable Cooper’s Hawk Nestling: Probable Cooper’s Hawk Nestling – Image 267179   June 27, 2014 – Spreadwing Damselfly: Spreadwing Damselfly – …

Waverly and Readlyn Bike Trails - Image 261090

Kip’s Comments 6-1-14

  Action on the Bike Trail This morning Kristy and I rode our bicycles from Readlyn to Waverly on the trails connecting the two communities. Not only did I shoot photos of some of the wildflowers along the trails, but I also recorded a few “action” images of cycling on the path. Kristy, like or …

Hen Mallard on Waverly Rail Trail Bridge - Image 246026

Kip’s Comments 4-7-14

  Sharing Space Apparently a hen mallard and I can share space better than a Canada goose and an American white pelican. I received a call about the white birds on the Cedar River earlier today. During my break I walked the short distance to the Waverly Rail Trail bridge to see if the birds …