Ketchum Kalf Rodeo Mutton Race

These little cowboys and cowgirls toughed it up at the Rodeo with their own races, the Stick pony race and the Mutton Race. An earlier post shows the pics I got of the Stick pony race as well. What troopers!!! Once the Sheep were released with the kids on their backs, chaos ensued for aContinue reading “Ketchum Kalf Rodeo Mutton Race”

Ketchum Kalf Rodeo

Here is what I have processed so far… there will be many more!  If you are one of the riders in any event, you can contact me in the contact form below and I will send you the small size images for facebook and email for free.  I will be able to get you prints asContinue reading “Ketchum Kalf Rodeo”

Bird Festival at Conboy!

Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge, with the only known colony of nesting pairs of Sandhill Cranes in Washington State, is hosting a Bird Festival on Saturday April 26, 2014, in conjunction with the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center and Museum.  The Discovery Center will be on site with their Raptors for a demo, and there willContinue reading “Bird Festival at Conboy!”

One Day’s Adventures, Glenwood and Beyond

These images are linked to my best photo galleries, if you click on them you will see these and many more images available for purchasing and sharing on social media with your friends (by using the share buttons under the images) They tell the story of Tuesday, March 11, 2014 up in the high PrairiesContinue reading “One Day’s Adventures, Glenwood and Beyond”

Buffalo Breath and Memories

    This one is dedicated to my deceased husband David Reel… who passed away January 16, 1996 following a long illness. We had been together for 4 years when he got sick… and soon after that we had a large community wedding on Winter Solstice 1991, sort of a blend of new age, nativeContinue reading “Buffalo Breath and Memories”

Osprey Guarding their nest

this week I spent some time close by an Osprey nest, and they were not too happy about that. One kept flying over me… and I could see a youngster in the nest still not quite ready to fly. Here are a few photos to share of that!   Be sure to check out theContinue reading “Osprey Guarding their nest”

Tip Toeing through the Tall Grass

There I was, sleeping on my lawn (in town) because the house is too hot, and early one morning I woke up suddenly to the sight of a deer walking by me about 7 feet away! Another Buck walked by on the other side, and they ate a bunch of plums off the ground fromContinue reading “Tip Toeing through the Tall Grass”

Wild Horses Couldn’t Drag Me Away!

I had the opportunity to drive over Satus Pass and see some herds of Wild Horses, with nearly as many colts as adults. They are so beautiful to watch, and the herds were made up of all colors. What a great treat! My one zoom lens, an EF 55-250 IS just was not up toContinue reading “Wild Horses Couldn’t Drag Me Away!”