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Mushrooms and More

By Bambam

Low clouds with periodic rain. After a call this morning I went out to Blue Lake road with the intention of going up to Heart Lake. Multiple cars in the Heart Lake parking lot prompted me to drive up to the end of the road first. There were some bright yellow spots in the alpine … Read more

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Heart Lake Observations

By Bambam

It rained overnight, but for most of the day it was merely overcast. I made a trip to Heart Lake late this afternoon. There were a couple plants (including the variegated horsetail pictured above) on my hit list for the year that grow along the lower section of the road, so I parked along Sawmill … Read more

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Starrigavan Revisited

By Bambam

Overcast for much of the day. Partial clearing for a time in the afternoon, though it never got beyond mostly cloudy before the clouds closed back in. A little bit of rain early this evening, with steady rain starting later. I had tentatively planned to get up a mountain today. Looking out to see marine … Read more

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Tidepooling in Heavy Rain

By Bambam

Very rainy with gusty winds early. Winds and rain tapering off through the day. Temperatures warmed into the lower 60s overnight, but dropped down to the upper 50s this morning. My day started early, as I had agreed to meet PN, and visiting iNaturalist user @muir to head out for low tide. If weather permitted … Read more

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