Bike Path from Delta Highway
April 14, 2005
Three of us met and set off along the bike path, which begins at the Delta Highway.
It was a brisk, sunny day, just right for walking.
For the first and last portions of the path, away from the river, there is heavy
traffic noise from Beltline, but it was delightful walking along both sides of
We saw a lot of waterfowl, the ubiquitous canada geese, a bufflehead, mergansers
and of course, mallards.
Tall grasses were growing on the osprey platform so we wondered if the osprey was
Among wildflowers in bloom were dainty soft leafed geraniums, larkspur and a couple
of California poppies.
At the Owosso Bridge we looked down on a carpet of English daisies.
Our meeting point was convenient for our bus rider, and we were back in time if we
wanted to shop at Market of Choice before heading home for lunch.
The all member trio enjoying this outing was:
Margaret Prentice (leader)