Harry S Truman Library and Museum – Courtyard [1]   Leave a comment

This courtyard is a wonderfully tranquil and serence place:

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Truman Library and Museum – Courtyard

For more about this president and the library and museum honouring his life and achievements check here: RailTrailsRoadTrip – Day 13 [Independence/MO – Beatrice/NE]


The Truman House in Autumn   Leave a comment

It’s been close to one year now that we were there [see here: RailTrailsRoadTrip – Day 12 [Hermann/MO – Independence/MO]]:

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The Truman House, Independence/MO, with Autumn Colours

I Am the King   4 comments

Maybe his realm is not too big, as there are many others of his kind here in the Texas Hill Country, but he certainly has a regal bearing, hasn’t he?


Here’s the King

Veröffentlicht Sonntag, September 10, 2017 von Pit in animals, back yard, bucks, Deer, nature, property, Rotwild, Tierleben, Wildtiere

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That Buck Seems to Like Posing for Pictures   4 comments

Or is he just nosy? Or maybe just wary? Anyway: here he is, looking straight at the camera.


Ain’t I Posing Nicely?

Veröffentlicht Samstag, September 9, 2017 von Pit in animals, back yard, bucks, Deer, nature, Tierleben, Wildtiere

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Greeting His Father?   Leave a comment

It may well be that the old one is the young buck’s father. This is another of the shots I got off yesterday:


Hello, Father! How Are Ya?

Veröffentlicht Donnerstag, September 7, 2017 von Pit in Garten, nature

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He Graced Us With His Presence Again   Leave a comment

Two evenings in a row this truly magnificent buck appeared in our back yard, and tonight I had the camera ready!


What a Magnificent Buck!


Veröffentlicht Mittwoch, September 6, 2017 von Pit in Abend(stimmungen), animals, back yard, bucks, Deer, nature, Tierleben, Wildtiere

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Katy Trail – the Last Picture   2 comments

The Katy Trail really has very different landscapes to view: here it’s the road parallel to it, then the fields, and then – farther to the right – the levee of the Missouri River.

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Katy Trail – Missouri

Veröffentlicht Dienstag, September 5, 2017 von Pit in bicycling, Herbst, Katy Trail, Missouri, Travel, USA

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Towering Bluffs on the Katy Trail   6 comments

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Tpwring Bluffs

Veröffentlicht Montag, September 4, 2017 von Pit in bicycling, cliffs, Herbst, Jahreszeiten, Katy Trail, Missouri, nature, Travel, USA

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Autumn on the Katy Trail #2   Leave a comment

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On the Katy Trail, Missouri, Between McKittrick and Portland

The old railroad here ran just between the bluffs on the right hand side of the picture and the Missouri on the lkeft.

Autumn on the Katy Trail #1   Leave a comment

Some trees still had wonderful fall colours, some had already shed (most of) their leaves:

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Katy Trail in Autumn Colours

Veröffentlicht Mittwoch, August 16, 2017 von Pit in bicycling, clouds, Herbst, Jahreszeiten, Katy Trail, leaves, Missouri, nature, Travel, USA

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