Friday, March 30, 2012

Warm Weather Forces Early Season NH Hike

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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!"
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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:
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You have to change up the routine, and this is a good run-up to the Lafayette/Franconia adventure in May.
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