Near the end of spring earlier this year I went on a tour of southern Ohio, roughly in the area … More
Put-In-Bay and Perry’s Victory Monument.
Put-in-Bay History dates back to the war of 1812 where Put-in-Bay became an important operations headquarters for Oliver Hazard Perry. … More
Wapakoneta and the Armstrong Air and Space Museum.
Two weeks ago was the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing- what an amazing achievement! I remember that night … More
Zanesville and the National Road Museum.
A couple months ago I was spring birding and made a stop in Zanesville Ohio, 50 miles east of Columbus. … More
Northwest Ohio Tour – Fort Defiance, the Maumee River, and Fallen Timbers.
Fort Defiance Park The Maumee River Battle of Fallen Timbers Monument Last autumn, I spent a few days traveling around … More
A West Coast Bird in an Historic Cleveland Cemetery.
Lake View Cemetery At the beginning of 2019, a friend and I piled into his SUV and went on a … More
Last September, I visited a small Ohio town chock-full of history. I enjoy visiting such places in my state, seeing … More
Urbana and Simon Kenton’s Grave.
One recent spring I went on a road trip that included a stop in Urbana, Ohio to indulge in some … More
Kelley’s Island on Lake Erie.
Kelley’s Island Last month a buddy and I went up to Kelley’s Island on Lake Erie. We didn’t see a … More
East Harbor, Marblehead Lighthouse and the Thomas Edison Birthplace Museum.
East Harbor State Park Marblehead Lighthouse State Park Thomas Edison Birthplace Museum Last month, I shared photos from the first … More