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Low tide in front of Pocomo Meadows

Winter Walks: Pocomo West By Peter B. Brace The moon. Without it, none of us would be able to revel in the joy of that wondrous natural creation, the tidal...

Winter Walks: Wandering through Newtown In celebration of Black History Month, this is a working version of a walk I want to put into "Walking Nantucket Vol....

Winter Walks: Wandering through Newtown In celebration of Black History Month, this is a working version of a walk I want to put into "Walking Nantucket Vol....
Get lost in Saul's Hills!

  Winter Walks: Stalking tall trees in the moors   For most of last week, I worked on a multi-route walk for Walking Nantucket Vol. II (working title only...
The beach in front of Squam Pond.

Winter Walks: Squam Pond   On Saturday, I got back to my early regular morning walks after being held hostage in my house by the nasty island cold that...
Toupshue Valley.

Winter Walks: Toupshue Valley-Forked Pond Valley   During the production of "Walking Nantucket: A Walker's Guide to Exploring Nantucket on Foot", because of...
The Pocomo East shoreline in January.

Winter Walks – The stillness of Head of the Harbor   January on Nantucket for me equates the necessary stillness, reflection and solitude I require to make...
The second high spot on this loop.

The Snow Curse persists   For the last four or five major snowstorms, called blizzards by the regional media, I’ve been unable to get out and enjoy the...
Sunset over the Shawkemo Hills

  Winter Walks - Altar Rock alternate route -  On this New Year's Day, I'm trying out on you one of the walks from growing collection of walks that I hope to...
Tree swallows migrating over Ram Pasture and Hummock Pond in September.

Winter Walks: Hummock Pond & Clark Cove   During the winter months, I spend a lot of time walking the island’s seasonally uncrowded shoreline all around...
Smooth Hummocks.

Winter Walks – Smooth Hummocks   After picking blueberries two summers ago along the south shore in mid-July, I posted a photo of what would be one of the...
Quaise Point looking into the western half of Polpis Harbor.

Quaise Quaise and Bassett roads form three parts of a loop I like to walk when I don’t have time for a long hike in the morning but still need to get my dog...

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