Morning Walks – Man Zou (Walk slowly and safely)

Morning Walks through Allerton Park not only promote good health but promote psychological well-being. Some of this well-being comes from the physiologic effects of exercise, but some arises from the experience of being present in nature. When one takes notice of nature, wonderful things become visible.IMG_3920The play of morning light on spider webs can not be seen from a car passing through the Park. Twin raccoons near the Buck Schroth parking lot a rare treat to stop and enjoy.

Young Raccoon on a morning lark with sibling who has already climbed higher

Young Raccoon on a morning lark with sibling who has already climbed higher

Looking eye to eye with this smart-eyed precocious masked mammal, parental instincts kick in. “-What are you two doing running across the road? Where is your mother?”

No answer was given.

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