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by timv
Fri May 10, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: April 17th Through April 29th
Replies: 5
Views: 429

Re: April 17th Through April 29th

Thanks for the comprehensive report. Lots of bears and moose! Good to know the road construction is finishing up on the west side.

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by timv
Tue Apr 30, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: Brief Park Update
Replies: 9
Views: 1100

Re: Brief Park Update

Thanks for the report Mike. I had the option to stay a bit longer bit glad I headed south when I did. It was crazy how those antelope suddenly appeared enmass all over the park. Sometimes in herds and others just sprinkled singly all of the meadows and hills, but all visible on the same day. We noti...
by timv
Tue Apr 30, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: Tanzania 2019 Birds
Replies: 3
Views: 530

Re: Tanzania 2019 Birds

The weaver and the roller are just startling pictures! My favorites for sure. I have never seen that type of owl before either, what a great shot that is. Looks like you had good light also for these sessions.
by timv
Sat Apr 27, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: April Bike Trip and Opening Day
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: April Bike Trip and Opening Day

Thanks guys, I have been lurking for years reading all the YNP reports and only posting in the Non Yellowstone Discussions for a while now. So glad I could return to the park and actually share something in the Yellowstone Trip Reports forum. I am using a 500mm Canon lens that I purchased from Bill ...
by timv
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: April Bike Trip and Opening Day
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

April Bike Trip and Opening Day

My daughter and I biked the part of the park that was open to human powered methods April 17-18th. Then we drove to OF and Canyon on Friday opening day. Prior to that we acclimated to the altitude by cruising the Upper loop road in search of wildlife. There was a lot going on in the park. By staying...
by timv
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Owl Monday
Replies: 10
Views: 3155

Re: Owl Monday

John,
Great capture on the owl stretching its wings. I often see the GHO's do that but have never captured it.

Rik,

Is that a single Long eared that you found. Out here in the winter desert they can congregate in groups, sometimes up to ten. Just wondering what you have in Fla.

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by timv
Mon Apr 09, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Owl Monday
Replies: 10
Views: 3155

Re: Owl Monday

Short Eared Owl, Mission Bay, San Diego. A few birds entertained city folks for over a month in February 2018.

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by timv
Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: Mirror Plateau Backpacking Trip
Replies: 8
Views: 8434

Re: Mirror Plateau Backpacking Trip

What a great hike to do at primetime. Glad everything was blooming as per the normal expected schedule. Your pictures really make it look like a gorgeous spring adventure. Thanks for posting!

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by timv
Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: Patagonia in May
Replies: 1
Views: 2668

Patagonia in May

Last Spring I joined Max Waugh on his Patagonia tour to look for Pumas. Mountain Lions had long been on my wildlife want list since I had never seen one in the wild. In 2016, Max posted a trip report on this forum of his Patagonia visit that was all new to me. Prior to that report, I thought Patagon...
by timv
Sun Sep 17, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: Brazil 2017 Birds
Replies: 8
Views: 8365

Re: Brazil 2017 Birds

All of those pictures look even more stunning and spectacular than ever. Could it be the new resurrected forum ;) making them look so good? The first parrot is so striking but my favorite is the toucan with the detail in his bill and his big eye.

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