We toured the entire Blue Ridge Parkway from Waynesboro, Virginia to Oconaluftee, North Carolina in three days after tour of Skyline Drive. We had a very good day on the first day and viewed and photographed some nice fall color scenes (whatever was left as […]
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Bluebells at Riverbend Park, Great Falls, VA 2022
We visited the park yesterday (April 13) and enjoyed the view of the peak blooming of bluebells along the trail following the Potomac River.
Virginia Natural Bridge
We took a side trip to see the Virginia Natural Bridge while driving along the Blue Ridge Parkway. It was an amazingly beautiful scene. Natural Bridge is a geological formation in Rockbridge County, Virginia, comprising a 215-foot-high (66 m) natural arch with a span of 90 feet (27 m). It is […]
Blue Ridge Parkway – October 26-27, 2021
We had two long but yet rewarding days driving through the entire Blue Ridge Parkway before reaching the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The fall colors on the Parkway were simply gorgeous and in addition to the stops at overlooks we also enjoyed stopping by […]
Bluebells at Riverbend Park, Great Falls, Virginia
I have really got going with the bluebells in Virginia this spring. After visiting Bull Run Regional Park earlier this week, I found out Riverbend Park in Great Falls, not too far from my beloved National Great Falls Park, is also a great place to […]
Bluebells at Bull Run Park, Virginia
Bull Run Regional Park near Centerville, Virginia is known for spectacular viewing of bluebells during the peak blooming time in April every year. We went there today and took the Bluebell Trail and also trail along the river where the bluebells were especially spectacular. Bluebells […]
Shenandoah National Park – 2020.11.4.
We’ve all been under stress dealing with Coronavirus pandemic everyday and watching presidential election report on TV Tuesday has really stressed me out, so I decided to take a break by visiting Shenandoah National Park yesterday. Gone has the crowd ’cause the fall foliage was […]
Misty Great Falls of the Potomac River
The air temperature dipped to mid-40’s (7-8 degrees C.) while the water temperature in the River stayed in mid-70’s this morning. With temperature difference of about 30 degrees F. there is always good chance of seeing river mist (fog), so I decided to get up […]
More Misty Great Falls
After sorting out all the pictures I took at the Great Falls yesterday morning, I found a few more I like and would like to share them with you. The soft morning light was a magic here.
Mist Great Falls – 2018.10.22.
I’ve been taking misty Great Falls photos in the fall for many years but still get excited to see and photograph these beautiful scenes. When I found out the temperature dipped down to close to freezing point this morning, I decided to join the commuters […]
Sunset at Chincoteague NWR, VA
We took a trip to Chincoteague NWR in Virginia during the Thanksgiving weekend. The sunset sky was just gorgeous. Chincoteague NWR is, of course famous for the resident wild horses (or ponies) and we were lucky to see many of them up close under the […]
Great Falls of Potomac
It was a very cold morning at the Virginia Side of the Great Falls Park at 19 degree F. (-9 degrees C.) last Saturday. We were hoping to see some river mist at the Falls but did not see much. The scenery, however is still […]