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    Some oy you will probably consider me nuts, but I really enjoy staying up in the mountains at the cabin at this time of the year. The attached pictures shows the guests I had on Sunday. The two first frames where shot through the window, while the last one was taken in a hurry before they ran away when seeing me on the stairs.. - Sorry, Santa was not around!

    Ivar ("treslakter" - read as "woodbutcher")

    The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time. (Friedrich Nietzsche)

  • #2
    Better you than me. Looks like a beautiful place. Love to see pix of the area in all seasons if you have some.
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    • #3
      Beautiful country. You are not crazy that is a wonderful place to be.
      "Still Montana Mike"

      "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
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      • #4
        I'll take that over the blazing heat any day. I must be part eskimo as I do prefer the cold.


        • #5
          Great pictures.
          I sure don't like it when gets in the mid 90's, but I don't like it when it's in the teens.

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          • #6
            Hi Ivar - I guess that beats having bears nuzzling around at your back door! Nice guests ...

            88F (31C) here today at home and boy am I glad we live at altitude and there's little or no humidity.
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            • #7
              Ivar, that sure looks pretty. I spent years in the cold weather, but it is nice to only wear shorts and Crocs all day long.


              • #8
                Ivar, I like your visitors. It is great to watch all of the wildlife, wherever you may be. Oh, by the way, my grandad came from Norway & settled in the midwest state of Iowa. I spent most of my life there, looking at wildlife there. Now, I spend the warm winters in Arizona. The problem is, the summers. Today it was 95 degrees F. Enjoy your cabin & the life around it. Take Care


                • #9
                  I enjoy being inside toasty and warm while looking at the snow outside. Being out in it is a different story. By the looks of it, you live in a beautiful location. Nice pictures.


                  • #10
                    Something up in a tree

                    Thanks for nice comments!

                    I don't know, but maybe they caused the visitor having his breakfast of birch buds this morning. Would have been nice with a better lense.. They were actually two, but his fellow was in an impossible position for a shot from the window. When I went outside they both left before I got my camera up. - Just to keep you from wondering: Blackcock (Tetrao tetrix).
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                    Ivar ("treslakter" - read as "woodbutcher")

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