Last week, I had the opportunity to visit an old childhood destination: Oneida Lake. I was surprised to see that much of it was frozen. The temperatures had moderated quite well during the January thaw, but the lake still had some good, thick ice on the surface. This photo was taken from the boat […]
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I’ve always wanted to walk on top of Oneida Lake during the winter. As a kid, growing up by the lake, my parents forbid it. And I was a good girl, I never went on it. 😀 But now that I am older, HA HA! My daughter and I went out toward Syracuse a few […]
Oh this was a fun one. I know I’ve used this photo before, but I think it’s perfect for “spotted.” Don’t you think? Taken at Oneida Lake, near Cicero. Here’s another lake photo. This is Canadarago Lake, near Richfield Springs, NY. It was a neat phenomenon: one side of the lake was sunny, while a […]
Frenchman’s Island is a little island in Oneida Lake. It was settled sometime in the late 1700s by a mysterious Frenchman and his wife, who had been seeking refuge in New York’s wilderness from some untold persecution. Is the story legend, or fact? Certainly, it’s historical.