Category Archives: snowshoeing

“Art” at Art Brûlant: What’s Up? — Addendum!

Something else on the ‘artsy’ creative side of things that is now here at Art Brûlant is this. Yes, I know it doesn’t quite have the presence of those big screens in the sports bars, but it does rotate images … Continue reading

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FYI – New Site

Just FYI I have started/been working on another site. This one is less related to the goings on here at Art Brûlant and more personal. Though coffee does play a role as the following link will show: Beyond the Back … Continue reading

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Barefoot in the Snow

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Snowshoeing around our place is an almost daily thing once there is enough snow on the ground. Most of the time we use stiff, heavy winter boots and the high-tech aluminum and plastic snowshoes of today. They are easy, bomb-proof … Continue reading

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Stretching the Legs

It is interesting how one subject, place or object can draw one back for repeated consideration. The little creek appears again in some of these images. I find it fascinating how it changes. Even from day to day. This is … Continue reading

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Morning Dog Walk, Monday, February 3rd, 2014: The Beeches

I keep coming back to these golden gowned ladies of the winter woods. l Can we go now? Maybe find some birds? I’m a bird dog not a tree dog!

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Morning Dog Walk, February 6, 2012

Snowshoes and animal tracks Breaking trail at sunrise I wait for my companion, chewing snowballs from between her toes by RSR

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Snowflakes and White Wings

The snow is wet, heavy and sticks My snowshoes drag with the clinging snow Against a slate grey sky, snowflakes and white wings by RSR

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Morning Dog Walk: January 26, 2012

The snowshoes are noisy on the cold hardened trail Last night’s hoarfrost glistens in the hedgerows The sky, clear and cloudless, welcomes the sun by RSR

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Signs of Winter: Sunday, January 15, 2012

By the time I was able to get out for our morning snowshoe jaunt the temperatures had warmed up to -21c from the overnight low of -34c. With the brilliant sunshine and clear skies it turned out to be a … Continue reading

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Signs of Winter…..I think it is here!

For the past couple of months with the swings towards the warmer side of the thermometer and no snow to speak of we have wondered if winter would come at all. Despite the official date (December 21) having come and … Continue reading

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