Monthly Archives: January 2013

Canada Style

During 2013, we plan to feature a gallery of photos each month of places where the trail will pass through.  As often done on this blog, we will follow a roughly north to south direction, so what better place to … Continue reading

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Originally posted on The Prairie Ecologist:
Happy New Year!  It sure is nice to start 2013 with some moisture on the ground.  Let’s hope we get some more… A welcome snowfall in late December will help a little to replenish…

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A Broad Sky of Pure and Intense Light

I found a little gem of a book the other day about the tallgrass prairie called Where the Sky Began by John Madson.  It’s a highly informative book detailing much of the natural history of the tallgrass prairie all the … Continue reading

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Yes! Let’s do it.

There is no doubt that 2012 was a great year for the Great Plains Trail!  We formalized the process of creating a new National Scenic Trail by creating our official organization, Great Plains Trail Alliance, and in March, we became … Continue reading

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