Tromping through the Urban Woods

I decided to do some exploring in the urban woods and surrounding areas near home.

Colorful flowers, especially wildflowers, and songbirds were my subjects of interest.

I was lucky to see quite a selection.




Song Sparrow with a snack

Pale Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly

A hazy view of the summit of Mt. Rainier behind Mt. St. Helens


Wild Roses

A hazy Mt. Hood


Thimble Berry

Great Hedge-nettle

Urban Trails





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  1. Beautiful. You live in a very scenic area.

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  2. Always good… thanks

    Sent from my iPhone


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