So it seems our lumber “Jack” beaver is playing games with us. Two cameras and not one beaver picture this week. However, this was the scene off camera last week. And this is what we found this week. Gradually our birch trees are coming down! It looks like there is quite a meal left here… Continue reading Our Lumber “Jack” Beaver
Whilst I was on my beaver activity hunt, I came across two very different calling cards at the base of an oak tree near the beaver lodge. I am quite worried about this tree being so close to the lodge and really hope the beavers don’t decide to start munching on this oak too. I… Continue reading Whose Poos?
The last few weeks we have acquired a new neighbour. We arrived to see that a beaver had visited and decided to do some engineering. We had a beaver visit us last year and had a bit of a snack next to the dock. It too was in the fall, about the same time of… Continue reading Busy Beaver
I have been tinkering with my little garden behind the cottage. Every week I was finding that the grass was swamping my little garden, so I wanted to find a way of keeping the grass from the edge of the bed, but also wanting it to have a natural feel to it. There was a… Continue reading Pardon! My Garden!
As I mentioned in my post about our new road, we thought it would be a good idea to extend it a little so that we had a bit of a parking area. It was looking a little odd ending where it was, so we said to go ahead and extend it a little. It… Continue reading The Road – Growed
The last couple of weeks have seen some major changes on our property and it has all happened so quickly! Access has always been a bit of a challenge and we did buy our 4-wheel drive car because of that, but we were managing. The first challenge we had was when you turn off the… Continue reading We Have A Road!
I moved my Stealth Cam close to our gate, where there is a little path going off into the woods, which almost follows our property line. I have often wondered if it is a path that animals use, because it certainly isn’t used much by humans! I suspected deer use it, for it to be… Continue reading Mother, “Deer” Mother of Mine