LCH Lobby Photos

Coronado Heights

In late 2010 the Lindsborg Community Hospital remodeled their main entrance lobby. The hospital has a history of displaying art (mostly paintings) by local artists, including some by their own staff. So it wasn’t a big surprise that the decision was  made to use photographs from the Smoky Valley as one of the elements of … Read more

Favorite Photos from 2016

NYE at Emerald Lake, Lindsborg

I’ve selected my favorite photos from 2016 and am happy to share them here on my blog and elsewhere. I posted 39 of them on Flickr, and my favorite of the favorites, below. You can click on any of them to see a larger version. I also created a video of these photos, set to … Read more

Maxwell from a Drone

Maxwell from Above

I flew my drone out at the McPherson State Fishing Lake (commonly known as Maxwell, for the adjacent game preserve) today and got a few decent and interesting photos. In hindsight, I should have been on the other side of the lake, looking at the east shore, given the time of day. (Noted for future … Read more

September Country Ramble

September Country Ramble

I got out for a good country ramble late this afternoon. I began by riding down the Meadowlark Trail, exiting on Shawnee road which I rode for a mile before getting back to the dirt roads. 16+ miles with a slight southeast wind and temperature around 80 degrees made for excellent riding conditions. Here are … Read more

One Summer Day in Kansas

One Summer Day in Kansas

Here are a few shots taken southeast of Lindsborg. We were heading home, and this view just presented itself and demanded I stop and take a picture or two. I was glad to oblige and reasonably pleased with the results. [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” … Read more

Kansas Waterfalls Journey

Kansas Waterfalls Journey

The recent rains here in Kansas have yielded some great results when it comes to waterfalls. Many of the falls around the state are looking as impressive as they ever look, and with this in mind we traveled a couple of hours to check out a couple that looked promising. We first headed to see … Read more

Rose Hill View

Rose Hill View

Out for a late afternoon drive and stopped to take a few photos at Rose Hill, northeast of Lindsborg. [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] [/fusion_builder_column][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” … Read more

East of Lindsborg

Looking West

Sheryl, Sparkle and I took a nice drive late this afternoon. We ended up heading east for a number of miles, just enjoying the late summer peace and quiet along with the views of the rolling hills that are present out that way. We stopped and picked some surprisingly sweet Sand Hill plums and of … Read more