Friday, March 30, 2012

Warm Weather Forces Early Season NH Hike

Just a fun loop Mt Avalon & Field - (shouldda done the Tom Spur). Thee was still a lot of snow n the rails. We get up to the top of Field and another posse from Gloucester showed up. "Musta left the bridge down!"
The Canada Jay (Perisoreus canadensis)
"These guys expect to be fed" - Local guy at the summit. Canada Jays know that humans are an excellent source of food, even coming to the hand for bread, raisins, & cheese, as Kristin demonstrates:
You have to change up the routine, and this is a good run-up to the Lafayette/Franconia adventure in May.