Thursday, January 30, 2014

Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail in east Boise where the trail came off the desert into the valley.

Monday, January 27, 2014


Freezing fog added a layer of frost to sagebrush and left the ground frost free.

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Grimes Creek

Just off highway 21 at the Grimes Creek turnoff some 48km (30miles) from Boise. 

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Idaho City #2

St. Joseph's Catholic Church - 1863 - Idaho's first Cathedral.   Sunny day in Idaho City.

Friday, January 24, 2014

Idaho City

Went to Idaho City to get out of the fog and low clouds of the inversion.  Warmer and lots of sun.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014


Ground squirrel cutout at the elementary school.   Part of a educational garden project about native plants and animals.

Monday, January 20, 2014


Idaho Youth Ranch donation box

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Power Lines

Power lines down an alley with Tablerock in the background

Saturday, January 18, 2014


Most of the valley has been fogged in for a few days and may be for a few more, Meridian, Nampa, and points west.  But in Boise at least my neighborhood it has been sunny and a little bit warmer.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Duck Duck

From the photo archives.  

Wednesday, January 8, 2014


From the fountain at MK Plaza.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014


Great Blue Heron fishing in a small ice free spot.

Monday, January 6, 2014

Saturday, January 4, 2014

Thursday, January 2, 2014


Camouflage boat that I am guessing it is used as a duck blind.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014