Late winter storms can be hard on people with the amount of ice, but then ice adds its own sense of art work. Here along the River Edge Walkway and in Oak Island Park in the City of Wausau, WI along the banks of the Wisconsin River,we see what nature has done with trees and shrubbery. Many trees around Wausau were covered with ice on Saturday Morning. People woke up wondering if it really was April 4, or were the calendars wrong when they saw the slippery glass-like coatings on everything. This is nature.
I went to visit my grandfather today. That is Grandfather Falls on the Wisconsin River. This is a fascinating and beautiful segment of the Ice Age Scenic Trail located north of Merrill, WI just off of State Highway 107. The dense hardwood forest that surrounds this section of the Wisconsin River makes for a gorgeous hike in the fall.