Forestry Friday … California Colors

I’m showing off some of our Northern California fall colors. I know you folks back east are thinking “I don’t see the color!” We make do with what we have.

The Wildflowers Summer Left Behind


This gallery contains 20 photos.

Summer ended and with it the wildflowers, or so it seemed.  So I’ve watched and found many wildflowers here are still trying to squeeze out the last bit of warmth from the season.  Most have lost the luster of Spring.  … Continue reading

First Snow

Bully Choop, snow, first snow

The first snow of the season paints Bully Choop white.

We had the first snow of the season. It ended fire season and caused the first chain requirements this Fall, all in one day. The first day of October it was 103 F. Did we just skip Fall.?

966, loader, logging, winter logging, landing chaser, logs, poles

The woods crews went from fighting fires to building warming fires.