Looking for Spring

Looking for Spring

The chinook winds are (still) blowing this morning as I write and the streets in town that were full of water yesterday are drying out. The winds have melted the 8″ or so we got from the last storm and are working on the snow left from December. Friends...
This Week in Wonderland: Week 38, 2016

This Week in Wonderland: Week 38, 2016

PHENOLOGY & GEYSER REPORT (phenology is the study of the seasons) It’s been the start of some glorious fall weather this past week, punctuated with a bit of rain and snow (at higher elevations). September is a great month to be outside. Fewer birds around...
This Week in Wonderland: Week 37

This Week in Wonderland: Week 37

5-11 SEPT 2016 PHENOLOGY REPORT (Phenology is the study of the seasons) Fall has stepped on stage this past week. If you’ve missed the smaller signs, it might have seemed quite sudden. Where did summer go? Sort of feels like jet lag at times. But I’m...
This Week in Wonderland: Week 36

This Week in Wonderland: Week 36

29 AUG – 4 SEP 2016 PHENOLOGY REPORT (Phenology is the study of the seasons) Labor Day Weekend, the traffic in Yellowstone picked up considerably. In fact, it felt like it was late July to Early August, but with fewer buses. The past couple of weeks led me to...
This Week in Wonderland: Late August

This Week in Wonderland: Late August

Can you feel it? Have you noticed the shift that’s happening in the weather? Over the past two weeks it’s obvious that we’re starting the fall dance between summer and winter. This time the shift is to let winter take over and shine. We’ve had...