Wednesday, April 3, 2019

April 3 at Green Lake (and 2 too)

Today's walk around Green Lake, Seattle, WA ...

Complete overcast at the start of today's walk around Green Lake.
April 3, 2019  6:23 AM
Green Lake, Seattle, WA
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Great Blue Heron
April 3, 2019  6:55 AM

Walk early to avoid the crowds.
April 3, 2019  7:06 AM
Noticed this morning: More trees budding out.

Another walk is complete.
Back to the starting point.
April 3, 2019  7:17 AM
After the walk, on the way home, it started to rain. Wow, got it done just in time!

April 2 as well ...

Yesterday's walk started in the afternoon, after yesterday's post already published, so including those pics here.

Started the walk yesterday later in the afternoon.
April 2, 2019  2:38 PM

Pleasant afternoon walk around Green Lake
Mostly cloudy, nice comfortable temps.

I like this kind of thing!

In yesterday's post ... Cherry Trees at UW in bloom.
Here's one at Green Lake that looks good.
There are several around the lake.

Take a close look at these guys. They appear to be sound asleep.
Mid-afternoon nap?
April 2, 2019  3:09 PM

Back to the start ... another walk is in the books.
April 2, 2019  3:35 PM

8 comments:

  1. I wish I could go on one of those walks!

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  2. I think I'm beginning to know the heron personally. Same one, I'll bet. Nice shots, John. Life is good and April is when the world comes alive after winter! :-)

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  3. Glad you got your walk done before the rain came. I am beginning to feel like I should get out there and walk, like you are. Enjoy those walks and the lovely scenery.

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  4. there will be times when you have to walk in poor weather. Don't let it stop you. Tonight I don't feel like walking but the weather is very nice. Don't worry I'll get my walk in.

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  5. Hi John. Certainly over cast there at Green Lake - looks very gloomy. Sleeping Ducks is interesting- a bit of a break from feeding all the time I suspect. Cheers. KEV.

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  6. Hello, I am with you on walking early, I do not like crowds. Great sightings of the heron and ducks. The Cherry blossoms are beautiful. we are starting to see the tree budding. Lovely collection of photos. Wishing you a happy day!

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  7. Have I ever told you I love clouds. Maybe not just gray sky...but anything puffy or threatening rocks.

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  8. Looking like spring. As you know I like walking early morning too. :)

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