Monthly Archives: February 2011

Wurster Park

Wurster Park

There are two massive oaks in this gem of a park, one at the north end, this one at the south end. Fantastic park — …

 

Mushroom Park

Mushroom Park

One of the oldest Oaks in Ann Arbor is hiding in this small park off Scio-Church Road. This photo doesn’t do it justice, but we …

 

Neighborhood soft maple

Neighborhood soft maple

Just amazing that trees can be this colorful.

 

Huron River looking west toward Bird Hills

Huron River looking west toward Bird Hills

Taken from the pedestrian bridge that goes from Huron River Drive over to the Barton Dam. One of the many local rowing teams has just …

 

Mott’s Children’s Hospital

Mott’s Children’s Hospital

Taken from the west Arb entrance.

 

Bird Hills near M-14

Bird Hills near M-14

Pines high on the ridge near the southeast Bird Hills entrance off Beechwood Drive. Taken on a late December, late evening walk.

 

Looking east across Allmendinger Park

Looking east across Allmendinger Park

Lilac bushes on the right and in the middle, “Shelly’s” tree, a flowering ???. Our longtime neighbor Min Schellenberger had it planted in hnor of …

 

Avis Farms in the snow

Avis Farms in the snow

March 2008 after a heavy snowfall. Here you can see Mr. Avis’s buildings. When were doing our office build-out in 2000 we had meetings with …

 

Bluffs Nature Area

Bluffs Nature Area

A shot looking southeast from Bluffs Nature Area out over Argo Dam towards the hospitals. For years I’ve meant to wander over there but never …

 

Back at Parker Mill

Back at Parker Mill

This large oak is near Geddes just as you come into the park. Fifteen mile run to the tree and back from my home.