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by Max
Tue May 29, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: Favorite quiet spot in Yellowstone
Replies: 5
Views: 1108

Re: Favorite quiet spot in Yellowstone

The small box canyon along the Sheepeater Cliff trail. It's maybe a quarter to half mile tops from the parking lot, but rarely gets visitors (especially in the morning).

Max
by Max
Tue May 29, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: Max's Full Spring 2018 Trip Report (May 25 - June 7)
Replies: 15
Views: 2597

Re: Max's Spring 2018 Trip Report: Prologue - Day 2 (May 25 - 29)

http://www.maxwaugh.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/badger0409.jpg May 28, 2018 If there’s one word to describe Yellowstone right now—aside from “crowded”—it may be damp. Plenty of rain has been coming through recently. The rivers are high. Areas like the Confluence and Pelican Creek look more like ...
by Max
Mon May 28, 2018 5:16 am
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: Max's Full Spring 2018 Trip Report (May 25 - June 7)
Replies: 15
Views: 2597

Max's Full Spring 2018 Trip Report (May 25 - June 7)

I will be posting links to my annual spring trip report in this thread over the next two weeks, so check back for updates. http://www.maxwaugh.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/fox9470.jpg May 25, 2018 My annual spring trip to Yellowstone didn’t start until Memorial Day Weekend for the second year in ...
by Max
Thu May 24, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Gear Question
Replies: 7
Views: 1143

Re: Gear Question

I see nothing wrong with leaving the monopod if you're bringing a tripod. That seems like overkill.

Max
by Max
Thu May 24, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Hawk
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: Hawk

It's a red-tailed hawk, Rod.

Max
by Max
Wed May 23, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: Trip Report - Days 1-4 - 5/19-23
Replies: 6
Views: 865

Re: Trip Report - Days 1-4 - 5/19-23

Thanks for the report. It's been many years since I've been able to hit the Tetons in spring, so it's always nice to hear how things are going down there.

Max
by Max
Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: Harlequin Ducks
Replies: 4
Views: 782

Re: Harlequin Ducks

Could happen that early. On average they are there by the second week to mid-May in their greatest numbers. I've seen late-comers into mid-June.

Max
by Max
Mon Apr 23, 2018 12:05 am
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: Brazil 2017 Birds
Replies: 8
Views: 6819

Re: Brazil 2017 Birds

I don't know they're any more closely related than they would be to other types of waders. Stilts are pretty widespread, and I've photographed different species both in Latin America and Africa, and they're found in the far eastern hemisphere too. Plovers come in different shapes and sizes. These pl...
by Max
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:20 pm
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: BC Birds
Replies: 4
Views: 794

Re: BC Birds

Thanks guys. I was surprised how fruitful it was for this time of year (since winter is typically the best season there).

Max