2017 July Calendar
Bald Eagle along Lake Superior
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From 2017 Calendar
Two Harbors, Minnesota
McNair Crossing 20 miles north of Two Harbors, MN
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
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Lake Superior Lupines
One of the few places where you can view the Lupines with Lake Superior in the background along the North shore. Its a secret where this is.
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From 2017 June Images
Stroll in the woods
James and Joe checking on the trees they planted this spring.
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Spotted Coral Root
The early stage of Spotted Coral Root that resides in the orchid family.
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You can tell this is an 8-spotted forester moth by the orange leggings it wears. There is a similar moth called the White-spotted Sable moth but it does not have the leggings.
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Two Harbors Depot
Two Harbors Depot waiting for a train.
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Not a common butterfly for northern Minnesota, but they show up every once in while.
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A Painted lady butterfly sipping nectar from an Orange Hawkweed near Two Harbors, Minnesota.
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The password to one to the Minnesota State Park Hiking club trail, but to which one?
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Fighter jet flies over Lake Superior near Two Harbors, Minnesota.
XY Co. was a breakoff group of voyagers from the better known Northwest Fur Trading Co. out of Montreal.
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This is the tail end of the life cycle of a "Karner" Melissa Blue butterfly. Karner blue butterflies are a federal listed endangered subspecies.
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This heron came cruising in as I was strolling along the Snake River in Pine City, Minnesota.
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This young man was flying his Octopus kite at the Two Harbors Minnesota Depot overlooking Agate Bay on Lake Superior.
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Retired Senior Volunteer Program helping out the start of Grandma's Marathon from Two Harbors to Duluth, Minnesota June 17, 2017.
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Found near McNair Crossing north of Two Harbors, Minnesota.
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Found at McNair Crossing north of Two Harbors, Minnesota.
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This year's crop of Blue Flag.
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Strange looking creature that you often see when looking for butterflies.
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One of the few eatable Mushroom here in the northland is the Oyster Mushroom.
Jay Cooke Waterfalls
Same river just a small island splits the St Louis River into two falls at Minnesota's Jay Cooke State Park.
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The Two Harbors Minnesota Light Station provides a nice path for a stroll along it and the shores of Lake Superior.
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Captured this bald eagle sunning itself near Lake Superior.
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Not often do you see cumulus clouds over Flood Bay in Lake Superior. The Lake normally suck all of the heat out of the clouds once they get over the lake.
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A day with the birthday boy.
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Moon over Flood Bay
A near full moon rises above Flood Bay on Lake Superior's north shore.
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Every year I have to try and get a better image of a bunch berry. One that is better then the one I got last year. This one is close to being an all time top of the list image for bunch berry. Photographers, keep shooting.
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A Brown Elfin butterfly enjoy the nectar at McNair Crossing. They lay their eggs on bog laurel and blueberry plants, both plants are found at McNair Crossing.
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A pretty pink Bog Laurel at McNair Crossing.
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And the password for the Minnesota State Park George H. Crosby Manitou Hiking Club Trail is: Keweenawan
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There is not much out at McNair Crossing but butterflies and Blue Berries. Both I enjoy very much.
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Two Harbors, MN
MN St Croix SP, Hinckley, MN
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Split Rock RV, Lake Superior, Two Harbors, MN
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2016 July Calendar
Blue Flag flower are coming back from the devastating 2011 storm in Minnesota's St Croix State Park near Hinckley.
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From 2016 Calendar
From 2016 June Images
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Cheryl at Sculptures Park at the Minnesota Arboretum.
Lisa with her 2016 Grandma's marathon finisher's medal. Congratulations.
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The Start Line
Lisa and friend at the start line of Grandma's Marathon 2016.
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The Finish Line
Joe, James, Lisa, Ruby and Cheryl at the finished line in Duluth.
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Fire Tower View.
This is a view of Shakopee Lake near Onamia, Minnesota taken from the fire tower at Mille Lac Kathio State Park. Image the view during the fall color season.
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