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by ctyanky
Sat May 15, 2021 6:10 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Latest Vermont Covid Update from May 14th from Gov. Scott
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Latest Vermont Covid Update from May 14th from Gov. Scott

https://vtdigger.org/2021/05/14/vermont-relaxes-mask-mandate/ Fully vaccinated Vermonters no longer need to worry about masks or physical distancing, Gov. Phil Scott announced on Friday, calling it a “monumental moment” in the state’s pandemic recovery. Read on for more information in the vtdigger l...
by ctyanky
Sun Mar 14, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Upcoming VT Hikes From My Bucket List!
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Views: 839

Upcoming VT Hikes From My Bucket List!

I compiled my list for some upcoming hikes in southern Vermont for our late spring/summer/early September day trips! Until then, we are hiking around NW CT and getting in shape for some of the Vermont hikes that I have on my bucket list! I'm in the moderate range as far as difficulty and no more ro...
by ctyanky
Sat Feb 27, 2021 7:22 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: My Vermont "Bucket List" is Growing!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 44174

Re: My Vermont "Bucket List" is Growing!!!

22. SAINT-GAUDENS NATIONAL HISTORIC PARK Cornish, New Hampshire :mrgreen: :wink: Hello SOV friends! Another seven months have gone by since my last update and I need to add this before I forget! I have always wanted to visit this historic park when in Vermont as it is sooooo close! I know, I know, i...
by ctyanky
Fri Feb 19, 2021 6:16 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: UPDATES: Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2021 Cancelled for second year....
Replies: 4
Views: 2384

Re: Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2021 Cancelled for second year....

Connecticut Maple Sugar Open House Weekend is on! Doing my happy dance! :wink: If you can't make it up north, Connecticut has many great sugaring operations and I can certainly recommend a few that I have been to. As always, please call ahead for confirmation and COVID restrictions. Wear a mask! ht...
by ctyanky
Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:24 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: UPDATES: Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2021 Cancelled for second year....
Replies: 4
Views: 2384

Re: Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2021 Cancelled for second year....

Massachusetts is NOT canceling their open house weekend! Please call ahead to confirm that a sugarhouse is open and receiving visitors as well as checking their COVID restrictions! I have been to many in south central Mass and they have been excellent! There are several around the Springfield area ...
by ctyanky
Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: UPDATES: Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2021 Cancelled for second year....
Replies: 4
Views: 2384

Re: Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2021 Cancelled for second year....

NEW HAMPSHIRE MAPLE MONTH 2021 "Maple Sugaring Month runs March 1 through March 31, spanning four weekends. You can support your local sugarhouses during the pandemic to help keep the sugaring tradition alive. Go to the Find a Sugarhouse link to find one near you. Each sugarhouse will have their ow...
by ctyanky
Fri Jan 22, 2021 10:09 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: UPDATES: Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2021 Cancelled for second year....
Replies: 4
Views: 2384

UPDATES: Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2021 Cancelled for second year....

https://vermontmaple.org/mohw Sad but true. :( :( :( Greetings maple syrup lovers everywhere. For obvious reasons, the 2021 Vermont Maple Open House Weekend has been cancelled to prevent the spread of COVID. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE support your local sugar makers by either calling ahead to see if they ...
by ctyanky
Mon Jan 11, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Your 100% (Wow) Moment in Vermont? Here's mine.....
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Views: 1937

Your 100% (Wow) Moment in Vermont? Here's mine.....

Hello SOV Foliage Friends! I hope this post finds you well and hopeful in the new year. May you have continued health and optimism that we will return to a sense of normalcy very soon! To begin my post, I recently read an article in the NYT from contributors responding to the “52 Places to Love in 2...
by ctyanky
Fri Jan 01, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Happy New Year 2021! Turning the page once again towards a new year- a brighter, healthier, happier one at that!
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Happy New Year 2021! Turning the page once again towards a new year- a brighter, healthier, happier one at that!

Happy New Year Scenes of Vermont Foliage Friends! May this post find you and your loved ones safe and healthy. What a year this has been! I'm not sure I'll ever have the right words to describe 2020, but for me, it felt like the world came to a standstill, sort of like the twilight zone? It's been t...
by ctyanky
Mon Nov 09, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Magnificent Late Autumn Weather Unfolds in the Northeast!
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Views: 2648

Magnificent Late Autumn Weather Unfolds in the Northeast!

Hello SOV Fall Foliage Friends! The weather the past few days, with more to come, could not be more stellar than what we are experiencing here in New England! In northern CT, we have been blessed with mid 70s for almost a week with 77 yesterday and 77 also forecast for today. The nights are cool and...
by ctyanky
Sun Nov 08, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Connecticut (CT) and New Hampshire (calguy) on the backroads of NW CT!!!! Thursday, 10-22
Replies: 6
Views: 3990

Re: Connecticut (CT) and New Hampshire (calguy) on the backroads of NW CT!!!! Thursday, 10-22

Thanks for posting all these great photos from our day trip into the NW corner of CT Calguy! I'm already looking forward to our tours next fall so make sure Bogey, your partner in crime, makes it this time! He really missed a very stellar day with perfect conditions! I was hiking in Roxbury yesterda...
by ctyanky
Tue Oct 27, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Southern Connecticut 10-27-20
Replies: 1
Views: 2041

Re: Southern Connecticut 10-27-20

Thanks for all your advice and travels on the forum this season, it was great! Hope to see you here in 2021 for yet another foliage season. Stay well, Happy Holidays and Happy New Year while I'm at it! :D Snow in the NW hills on Friday, so I hope to get up there for some left over snowliage shots, i...
by ctyanky
Fri Oct 23, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Connecticut (CT) and New Hampshire (calguy) on the backroads of NW CT!!!! Thursday, 10-22
Replies: 6
Views: 3990

Re: Connecticut (CT) and New Hampshire (calguy) on the backroads of NW CT!!!! Thursday, 10-22

ooops! I forgot to add that we first stopped at Penwood State Forest on route 185 in Bloomfield when we saw tree tunnels of yellow into the forest pathways. The pond looked like it had excellent reflections but it was all wire fenced in and it looked recent! We also stopped at a very old cemetery in...
by ctyanky
Fri Oct 23, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Connecticut (CT) and New Hampshire (calguy) on the backroads of NW CT!!!! Thursday, 10-22
Replies: 6
Views: 3990

Connecticut (CT) and New Hampshire (calguy) on the backroads of NW CT!!!! Thursday, 10-22

Hello SOV Fall Foliage Friends!!!! On a glorious fall day we started our foliage adventure with peak color in Simsbury and North Canton. Our first stop for photos was at my favorite red barn in North Canton; it is overlooking a beautiful hillside with a couple of outbuildings and a pond. This is the...