New Hampshire Primer: There are moose here. These creatures are bigger than most cars and wander around on the road.
They wander around on the roads to find the salt used on the roads in the winter.
Driving on New Hampshire roads during the winter can get dicey, almost difficult, and always challenging.
A light "dusting" of snow in Franklin. Three feet!
A Spring bouquet - maybe just a bit early?
A covered bridge in the Lakes Region near Andover.
An abandoned rail line in Franklin. It's now part of the "Rails to Trails" project.
Hardy Spring Brook at its confluence with the Contoocook River.
The Contoocook River (The Tooky) after a brisk winter dusting.
A sign of Spring - Sugaring Season. Tapping the Maple trees for maple syrup.
A structure crumbling into a pond near Conway, the result of repeated freezing/thawing.
A definite sign of Spring. A meadow blooming with wild flowers and lupines at Sugar Hill.
A priceless Dodge in Manchester. Like fine wine and Women the attraction only becomes stronger with time.
The Hobo railway in Lincoln, the western terminus of the Kancamaugus Highway (The Kanc) through the White Mountains.
Afternoon Delights - a day up on the Pemi - The Pemigewasset River at a roadside turnoff on The Kanc.
A break in a stone wall in Franklin. New Hampshire is rife with stone walls.
Poor's Highway bridge in Contoocook. The covered bridge behind it was once part of the Contoocook Valley Railroad.
Putney Hill Cemetery. Putney Hill was one of the first settlements in the Contoocook area.
Rapids above Profile Falls on the Smith River near Bristol.
Profile Falls on the Smith River. It's a popular swimming hole in the summer.
Little Turkey Pond along I89 north of Concord, the state Capitol.
A bright Fall day at the entrance to a hidden, back water pond.
Another brilliant Fall day in an even more remote part of the pond.
Far from anywhere, a secluded part of the Pond. A rare evening when the sun and the full moon are both visible.
The dam on the Tooky River in the village of Contoocook. It is one of the few rivers in the US that flows north.
A Fall canoe trip on a calm stretch of the Tooky upstream from the dam.
Dolly's Cove, named for Dolly Currier, a wealthy socialite, who had a passion for swimming nude. This was her Cove.
Rowell's Bridge in West Hopkinton. The end of the calm water. Further upstream - The Freight Train - a series of Class IV rapids.
The Cog Railway on its way to the top of Mt. Washington. It is the oldest railway of its kind in the world.
Mt. Washington Observatory on a good day. It is the highest point in the US east of the Mississippi (elev: 6,289 ft).
Mt. Washington on a bad day. The highest wind speed ever recorded on earth was recorded here ... 231 mph.
Holly berries in snow.
Late winter in New Hampshire. A cryptic message from Nostradamus perhaps?