Category Archives: National Park Service

We are big fans of the National Parks Service and so should you. Our long time goal is to see each and every one so we will start with the ones we can drive to and take it from there.

Yes, it has been a long time…

Today was the first time in exactly 6 months since we have been out birding, and due to terrible MiFi location, it took far longer to get these images up and edited, so I will post them for now with … Continue reading

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Finally! We saw our first Pileated Woodpecker!

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We have wanted to see one of these for a very long time. We are sitting at our desk doing some work when Pauline looked out the window and about 12′ away was the┬áPileated Woodpecker just pecking into a hole. … Continue reading

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We saw the Barred Owl once again.

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While walking back from a small hike, Pauline and I heard a group of American Robins crying in alert, the last time we heard this commotion was when we saw the Barred Owl, so we fallowed the noise and sure … Continue reading

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Rock On!

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We finally received┬áthe rock the park ordered 3+ weeks ago. The Rangers was kind enough to have it dumped right across from our Upper Loop Host site, so it was not a long drive to get a bucket full of … Continue reading

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Our first Barred Owl!

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We had a really long day, so I really do not have much to say, but at least we got to see our first Barred Owl.

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Fort Ebey State Park

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~May 28, 2014 We stopped at Fort Ebey State Park on the way home from Deception Pass State Park. We was planning to spend a few hours there, but we had stayed longer at Deception Pass then we had planned … Continue reading

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Deception Pass State Park

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Pauline and I made the terrible mistake of youth and moved our original wedding date of October 15 to May 31. What we failed to see was, May 31 is usually a Holiday weekend. We soon discovered that everything we … Continue reading

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