Dummer

With all of my out of state travels in the last few weeks, I didn’t have a chance to go out touring. Not wanting to skip this week, I dug out pictures of a town that I had toured in June, but hadn’t written about yet. I try pretty hard to keep all of my posts current, but with the impending “stick season” I decided to have one last look at summer.

Dummer is a beautiful little town in the great north woods. Traveling along Rt. 16 I came across the Paul O. Bofinger conservation area…

 

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It looked to me like a place I’d love to come back to with my kayak (maybe next summer)…

 

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There were some lovely, wispy clouds that afternoon…

 

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Although Rt. 16 through Dummer is only about 5 miles, there were plenty of picturesque scenery…

 

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And plenty of places to see my favorite great north woods animal…the moose…

 

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This guy grazed by the roadside for quite a while. I love seeing them in velvet.

 

To learn more about Dummer, visit the state’s website.

 

I promise to get out and tour this week. Thanks for stopping by!

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10 Comments on “Dummer”

  1. marthaschaefer November 4, 2013 at 3:55 pm #

    Love the shot of the wispy clouds! Never heard of this place but your post makes me want to see it in summer!

    • Touring NH November 4, 2013 at 6:44 pm #

      It really was very scenic. We’ll have to road trip with the kayaks!!

  2. mariekeates November 4, 2013 at 10:47 pm #

    We have a Dummer here in Hampshire England. Maybe I’ll go and take so photos so I can compare. 🙂 I’m pretty sure I won’t see a moose though

    • Touring NH November 5, 2013 at 10:09 am #

      That would be very cool. We could co-author a post.

      • mariekeates November 5, 2013 at 6:13 pm #

        It’s about thirty miles from me which is a bit of a walk but maybe in the spring I could get a train and investigate. Basically it is a tiny village in the middle of nowhere quite near Basingstoke. I think I need to check out more places that are in NH and OH too, maybe some are closer to home 🙂

      • mariekeates November 5, 2013 at 6:21 pm #

        Just Googled and you have a South Hampton which is easy as I live in Southampton, a Newport, I’d have to catch the Isle of Wight ferry for that, a Winchester, I can walk there but only in good weather, and a Portsmouth, about fifteen miles away but pretty horrid. There are a few others, like Salisbury, that would be possible by train too. Maybe we could do a series 🙂

      • Touring NH November 5, 2013 at 7:38 pm #

        I think that would be really cool! I won’t be doing South Hampton until the spring or summer, but that would give us time to work on getting pictures together. I think this would be loads of fun!

      • mariekeates November 5, 2013 at 8:54 pm #

        Sounds like a plan 🙂

  3. New Hampshire Garden Solutions November 4, 2013 at 11:32 pm #

    This is another one I’ve never heard of. I don’t know how you find so many! That moose is an impressive critter.

    • Touring NH November 5, 2013 at 10:12 am #

      I hadn’t ever heard of it either until I started this adventure! He was pretty young, I think. Hard to tell because they antlers had just started growing. I love seeing them in velvet.

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