Category Archives: Proud Lake

Spring Things

Just that, some things from this spring. Some from the yard, some from father afield. Advertisements

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Windy Walk

Record high temps (for February, anyway) and high winds prompted an afternoon hike through that old standby, Proud Lake State Recreation Area. Most of the snow has disappeared but the swamps were still frozen under a thin layer of meltwater. … Continue reading

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Frost-Free February

Been too warm to safely ice skate so I took a walk out through Proud Lake State Recreation Area. No snow but still a layer of ice in the swamp that the skunk cabbage is busily melting through.

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Mid-March

Some fantastic (for March in Michigan) weather took me out for yet another hike at Proud Lake State Recreation Area. Took a good long hike, and then waited till after dusk, hoping to hear or see the ‘sky dance of … Continue reading

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Winter Walk

Hike through Proud Lake Park in late January.

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