Little Wolf Nature Preserve

Preserving Beautiful Kentucky

Sep
16

New Hiking Trail: “Marsh Trail”

Posted by Timm

Mountains reflect in Jimmy Pond

We just completed building our newest trail: the “Marsh Trail.”  It’s a short 300-foot trail on the south side of Jimmy Pond with a spectacular view of the mountains over the pond.

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Sep
16

Huge Mushroom

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Mushroom

This large mushroom is growing in our forest.

Sep
15

Sunflowers and Dogs

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Darby and Buddy with sunflowers

Darby and Buddy in front of a field of sunflowers

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Sep
09

Sunlit Storm Clouds

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Setting sun on thunderstorm clouds, facing south

A setting sun and dying thunderstorm combine for a spectacular sight.  This is facing south.

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Sep
03

Our Wildflower Field

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Wildflower field

Our wildflower field just outside our kitchen window is blooming with cardinal flowers, tall ironweed, and Joe Pye Weed.

Aug
18

Sister and Nephew Visit Little Wolf

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Timm, Lisa, Nick and Cat, with Buddy in front

My sister Lisa, nephew Nick, and his girlfriend “Cat” visited us at Little Wolf for the weekend.  It’s always so much fun when they visit!

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Aug
13

The Big Bites of Tiny Chiggers

Posted by Timm

Chiggers are very tiny

Chiggers are the larval stage of Trombiculidae mites.  They measure only 1/60th of an inch and appear orange in sunlight.  Chiggers hang out in grass and weeds and wait for an animal host to walk by.  This photo shows chiggers that were pulled off my legs with scotch tape.

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Jul
28

Need Any Snakeskin Boots?

Posted by Timm

Buddy sniffing the snake skin Timm is holding

I found a 6-foot-long snake skin (mostly likely from a black racer) just outside our barn.

Jul
07

Chicks 1 and 3 Weeks Old

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Little Shadow and one of her chicks eating oatmeal

Little Shadow is eating oatmeal with one of her 1-week old chicks.

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Jul
07

Blackberry Pie

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Homemade blackberry pie

Theresa made us a homemade blackberry pie!

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    Little Wolf Nature Preserve is a private preserve located in the Daniel Boone National Forest in Southern Kentucky, USA.

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