Weekend 83: Hiking what else

Nature is one of the most underutilized treasures in life. It has the power to unburden hearts and reconnect to that inner place of peace ~ Janice Anderson

When weather forecast predicts a couple of hours of sunshine before a rainy week then the only smart choice is to go out and be in nature. I am presenting some of such precious  moments.

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The horizon
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The town
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Around the lake.
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A beautiful path.
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Alone or in company 🙂

A trial!

A hike on a rainy day

I am not sure if it does work.

 

Trees

Trees are poems that earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper, That we may record our emptiness ~Khalil Gibran

 

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“Trees”is one of my favourite topics and hence for len-artists -photo-challenge this week,  I decided to take a walk/hike to present latest images of trees.  I used less than 2 hours to cover 9 km distance and 400 m altitude. Good for me.

And now some interesting facts

 

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After yesterday’s heavy rain we decided not to walk on tough terrain today rather chose country side for our walk with some light hiking on asphalt roads. It was cloudy with just a few light showers and temperature was perfect for a walk and especially going up hill.

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While passing by the river we saw a duck who was desperately looking for his/her mate. It was just yesterday when we noticed this pair for the first time. The river is not flooding but the amount of water is none the less. The duck was making some sound but we could only hear the loud sound of the river. We stopped and watched this wonderful drama of hide and seek and were glad to see the happy ending.  The river is full of fishes during this time of the year which might have brought this young couple to this place.

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For Becca’s Sunday Trees and Jo’s Monday walk.