These beautiful birds live at a particular spot along the west shore of Ashinoko. We look for them every time we go.
A small natural waterfall on the Haya river
Black Eyed Susans near Kamigora Station
Diamonji, as seen from our back window
Lotus leaf in the rain
Seishi in the grass
Trees in the summer
I love the greens and browns of the cedar tree forests.
Man made water fall on the Haya river
Hot spring steam in the fog, taken from our front window.
Water lilies at the botanical marshland
The west shore of Lake Ashi
Just before the storm
A few minutes later, we were in the midst of a downpour
Maple leaves getting ready for fall
Grass lands in the marsh
The Pirate ship in the rain
We walked the length of the lake, then took this ship back to our parked car.
Pampas fields in a heavy downpour
It rains every other time we go here.
Bamboo in the rain
A water skimmer
A small waterfall along the Haya river
This is the view from our back bedroom.
Layers of green
Lotus seed pod
At the botanical marshland