Thanksgiving Day. I’m grateful for my Beech Hill birch, the most perfect tree I know. I’m also grateful that I still have the stamina to hike the hill, and the fortitude to hike it in such cold and windy conditions as today.
(I’m also grateful for my good dog Jack.)
Beech Hill List
Beginning at 11:30 a.m., I hiked the open trail.
1. American crow*
2. Black-capped chickadee** (v)
3. Herring gull
v = Voice only
**Voice only elsewhere