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by ctyanky
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:34 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: It's 2018 and time to kickstart your Vermont fall foliage plans!
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Re: It's 2018 and time to kickstart your Vermont fall foliage plans!

http://www.equinoxpreservationtrust.org/mapinteractive.php Here is the Equinox Preservation Trust map of the trails (Manchester). I hope you can get a chance to explore here. One of the most well-maintained and diverse systems I have ever hiked on. So many trails for different levels! I may go up la...
by ctyanky
Mon Jan 08, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: It's 2018 and time to kickstart your Vermont fall foliage plans!
Replies: 1
Views: 70

It's 2018 and time to kickstart your Vermont fall foliage plans!

Hello to all of you Vermont fall foliage seekers! It's right about now that I start my annual Vermont thread for the next foliage season, and the reason it is a couple of weeks early, is that I am so tired of this deep freeze! :evil: After this past brutal weekend, just when I thought I could not ta...
by ctyanky
Mon Jan 01, 2018 7:57 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Tis the Season..............
Replies: 2
Views: 155

Re: Tis the Season..............and the deep freeze continues!

Happy New Year everyone! This deep freeze is getting old!!!!! :shock: For those of you who are in warmer climates, much of the northeast, specifically New England, has been below freezing since Christmas Day and this chill is expected to continue for another week with one blip on Wednesday. We may r...
by ctyanky
Sat Dec 23, 2017 6:48 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Tis the Season..............
Replies: 2
Views: 155

Tis the Season..............

fa la la la la, la la la la! A note to wish everyone a wonderful holiday season and a healthy and safe 2018 for you and your family. We are expecting a white Christmas here in the northeast and the first one since 2012 for northern CT. Picture perfect! :D Once 2018 rolls around, thoughts will be tur...
by ctyanky
Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: First Snow of the Season Is Upon Us in So. New England!
Replies: 0
Views: 117

First Snow of the Season Is Upon Us in So. New England!

Well here we go! The snowflakes will be flying tomorrow across CT and this will be our first winter snowfall. A bit unexpected as they were predicting little or no snow. And with this season's late leaf drop, the yards are still covered with leaves and some of the trees are still partially covered i...
by ctyanky
Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:19 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: 2017 Vermont/New Hampshire Photos
Replies: 2
Views: 192

Re: 2017 Vermont/New Hampshire Photos

Janice: your photos are phenomenal! You really captured some amazing color despite it all and I loved your scenic and whimsical shots! Where were all the umbrellas taken? That was very cute! Just looking at your pictures brought out the best of last year's foliage season indeed. I'm going to take an...
by ctyanky
Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: STICK SEASON
Replies: 0
Views: 202

STICK SEASON

Hello all: Hard to believe but we are just entering stick season in Connecticut in my area. NW and NE full out in sticks, but we are seriously hanging on still to some fully leafed out trees, and I mean GREEN trees, like summer. The ones that were starting to turn so late in the season, and were onc...
by ctyanky
Mon Nov 06, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Connecticut Foliage October 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1065

Re: Connecticut Foliage October 2017

Hi Janice: no wind in sight for the entire week and now I'm getting a tad nervous with this "system" coming in Sunday night on the heels of a VERY cold set up for the next five days! 30s for a high on Friday and Saturday with teens over the weekend at night. Time to get the fleece and wint...
by ctyanky
Mon Nov 06, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Foliage in Philly
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Re: Foliage in Philly

triz: that's awesome! so glad for you to continue with your foliage seeking! We are still popping out some amazing colors here in my area with the trees starting to turn in so many places while some are peaking in oranges and reds! We are still about 60% in foliage with widespread green still! Norma...
by ctyanky
Thu Nov 02, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Connecticut Foliage October 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1065

Re: Connecticut Foliage October 2017

Oddly enough, in my surrounding area, we have huge expanses of green trees left where it still looks like summer, trees that are just about to burst into color, trees peaking with oranges and reds, and about 25% bare or becoming bare trees. This is the longest season I have ever encountered! Not com...
by ctyanky
Mon Oct 30, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Off Topic- Storm
Replies: 4
Views: 365

Re: Off Topic- Storm

Janice: thanks for the kind thoughts. We here in CT got a TON of rain again. The winds picked up about 10 p.m. and I awoke at 1 a.m. to quite a howling outside. The shoreline got hit the worst with mega power outages. A lot of trees down because they were fully leafed out and soggy! But surprisingly...
by ctyanky
Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Off Topic- A New England Halloween!
Replies: 3
Views: 278

Re: Off Topic- A New England Halloween!

Perfectly awesome! Yes, you should stay a whole month! Happy Halloween to you and your family Janice! Can't believe it's almost turkey time just around the corner....... My whole street is adorned in ghostly attire and it is so exciting. Going to be a gorgeous Halloween here in New England! Boo! :sh...
by ctyanky
Fri Oct 27, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Connecticut Foliage October 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1065

Re: Connecticut Foliage October 2017

Well happy driving up there. Heading first to Granby (Lost Acres Road) and then I'm back to the Cornwalls and New Preston and possibly Lake Waramaug, maybe route 7 to Kent and Salisbury or Sharon. Tomorrow is going to be a gorgeous fall day for back road driving. I may take Bulls Bridge Road home to...
by ctyanky
Wed Oct 25, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Connecticut Foliage October 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1065

Re: Connecticut Foliage October 2017

We got buckets of rain here last night but thankfully, the trees held on to most of their leaves around my area as they are just turning or still green! Even the ones that peaked are still almost full and beautiful. The wind was not as terrible as predicted and that probably was a contributing facto...
by ctyanky
Tue Oct 24, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: What gives????
Replies: 7
Views: 781

Re: What gives????

Hi Bob! Glad to hear you rebooked for the same weekend! Did you do any fun things while you were up there? BTW, how are things in Woodbury for color this week? I may take a drive to Lake Waramaug Sunday, if I don't do the Coventry Farmers Market, and some back roads into Southbury, Roxbury and Bridg...

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