I took a field trip this week to capture the fog and rain at Ely Lake Primitive Campground.
I walked the North Loop to the Beech Trail, a trail I have been walking now for fourteen years. I’ve walked that trail to visit and to document the last standing Beech tree.
I call it The Grandfather Tree.
For me that tree is a metaphor for life and what we humans are doing to our environment…
I enjoy the quiet, the wildness and the peace I find there. Our Labrador Sassy loves to run and swim there. Ely Lake is magical place that I hope will be protected in the future from fracking.
Small House Homesteader, Donna