The recent snow and frigid air may keep some people inside, but a friend and I decided to venture to Taughannock Falls to view the winter-scape. Taughannock Falls is located just North of Ithaca and is 215 ft tall which makes it the highest single waterfall east of the Rocky Mountains.     The falls…

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Most of my friends were wishing and hoping it wouldn’t rain on Saturday so that it wouldn’t ruin their plans for outdoors.  I was hoping the  forecast was correct as I thought it would be perfect conditions for a trip to Letchworth.  I grow up near Letchworth and have been wanting to get back for…

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This past weekend I made a road trip searching for snow as it was not to be found in Syracuse.  The snow eluded me until I reached Selkirk shores state park.  Just as I arrived the lake effect snow began again.  These trees were already covered with snow from the on and off changes in…

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Here is another picture of Oswego’s snowy owl.  This time she was up in the tree and didn’t need to squint to look at me.  Those bright yellow eyes were something to behold staring down at me.  I received some more information on this bird today.  She is a juvenile female bird.  She is being…

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