Tag Archives: November

November: A Great Month for Hiking

19 Nov

WILDER SIDE OF OAKLAND COUNTY

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November trails are mosquito free. The air is rich and crisp. Crowds are gone. In November, leafless woodlands are home to peaceful solitude and delicate beauty. Go for a hike on the trails of our county and you just may embrace the timeless words of Henry David Thoreau, “Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the earth.”

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In the Dawn’s Early Light

12 Nov

 WILDER SIDE OF OAKLAND COUNTY

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In the dawn’s early light, an almost magical mist rises from peaceful lakes, reminding us of nature’s raw beauty reflected in the cold days of late autumn. Continue reading