Hopefully, you read the state parks blog post last week, and at least started to feel a little bit of motivation to get out and explore the great outdoors. The three parks that I’m going to mention today are in Frederick and Washington Counties. I have personally been to all three of these state parks … Continue reading Get Outdoors! MD State Parks Part 2
Piebald deer are beautiful creatures, seeing one on a game camera photo is always an exciting surprise. To see one in real life, even better! On our hunting property, for years we have always seen piebald deer. Both in game camera photos and even catching glimpses of them during the day as well. They are … Continue reading MD Piebald Deer
In this series of posts, I hope to encourage people to get outdoors. Go for a hike, a bike ride or visit a historical site. Maryland is full of parks and natural areas that are just waiting to be explored. Patapsco Valley State Park http://dnr.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/patapsco.aspx Patapsco State Park is located in Ellicott City, Maryland. It … Continue reading Get Outdoors! Guide To Maryland Parks Part 1
In response to my game camera post, I was asked for some example photos. Ask on the Ellison Hartley Blog and you shall receive! Here are some photos from each of our properties. These are some of my favorite game camera photos from the Hyde Farm I have a ton more where these came from. … Continue reading Game Camera Photos – Ask, And You Shall Recieve
For My Fellow Horse Lovers Monday “You have to have a picture in your mind of what you want your horse to do.” Ray Hunt Tuesday “Success without force, partnerships without dominance, teamwork without fear, willingness without intimidation.” Pat Parelli Wednesday “No hour of life is ever wasted that is spent in the saddle.” Winston … Continue reading Some Quotes To Ponder For This Week…
Cory This is one of the horses closest to my heart. This is Cory. We bought Cory on New Years Day, 2000. My family had just converted our produce farm to a horse farm and were beginning a lesson program.We bought him at the Eyer Stables, Thurmont MD, New Years Day horse auction. He rode … Continue reading The Story of My Life In Pictures! Part 1
Game cameras for those who do not know, are motion activated cameras mounted on trees or other surfaces where you want to monitor wildlife. Where To Put Them? If you are familiar with your property, you probably already have an idea of where you want to place the cameras. Places you have seen deer tracks … Continue reading Game Cameras-A Must! Not Just For Hunters! Also, Great For Wildlife Enthusiasts!