Tuesday, June 28: Outdoor Recreation for Seniors (ORFS) was out on a small lake, with a brisk wind. It was windy enough that a few of the kayakers opted to walk with the hikers instead. But the conditions were not too bad; one had to work harder to go upwind, but control was easy, and the waves were manageable. It was a beautiful day.
The blueberries are still green, but coming along:
And the Sheep Laurel (Kalmia angustifolia) was bright along the waters.
The water lilies, both white and yellow, are thick along the shores. There are a lot of insects crawling on all of them.
There were ducks, and a cormorant:
There is one new house – so new it’s not finished yet! And I like the architecture, especially the window echoing the arch.
Back at our launch point, we ate lunch together, and enjoyed the flowers next to us.