Friday, August 7, 2009

Finally A Beach Day

Connecticut still has some relatively untouched places. This is one of my favorites, Bluff Point in Groton (The link it to a typically drab State of Connecticut website. Here is another from the same website). It is usually nearly deserted. Thing is, you must walk or bike about a mile and a half or boat in. This discourages and most multi-offspring families, umbrellas, coolers, blaring music and other annoyances. There are no concession stands, showers or boardwalks. Just sand, rocks, vegetation and several hiking trails.


CLICK ON THESE PHOTOS FOR A BETTER VIEW (Except for the one of me)
Looking West Along Bushy Point Beach














Looking East From Halfway Down The Beach














Bushy Point and Bushy Point Island














I Love Islands














OMG, I'm Fat
















Looking Across the Poquonnock River Inlet















Nothing Lasts














Beach Roses














Beach Rose Hips















Slipper Shells and Mussle















Seaweed and Rocks Under Water






























Shoreline Vegetation






























"Well, Mildred, we've finally got a good beach day."
"Aw, shut up George, and go find us some lunch."















At Bluff Point End of the Beach Looking West to Bushy Point














Why does this area remeind me of a Greek Island? I've never even been to Greece.


Bluff Point Looking East














Glacial Rocks Are Strewn All About













































A Pretty Green















Rocks and Sky














Finally, A Beach Day!

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