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Saturday, May 28, 2011

The Elusive Trillium Lake Otters


You will have to excuse my enthusiasm. I am so excited. My favorite place in the world has finally opened up again for the summer. Today I went to check for myself if Trillium Lake, up on the flanks of Mt Hood, was open. And it is!!! There is still a significant amount of snow. The campground is closed. But we walked the trail to where my husband and I were married, and as we navigated the path, we spotted the elusive Trillium Lake otters. They don't show themselves too often, but I was able to get this one slightly blurry photo from a distance. I told my husband about it and he immediately told me we have to go back to go fishing tomorrow. Perhaps I will get more lucky then :)

3 comments:

JoJo said...

Great catch!!! I love otters, they are so cute!

Jidhu Jose said...

nice

Kay L. Davies said...

How wonderful for you. I've never seen otters outside zoos, and I'd just love to see them.
— K

Kay, Alberta, Canada
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