Category Archives: Hiking & Nature

Geocaching… a great hobby!

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Let me introduce you to a new hobby of ours here in the Broughton household – Geocaching. Geocaching is fun, it is for the whole family and it gets you out and about – ya that word – exercising. What is geocaching? Glad ya asked. Geocaching a high tech adventure game that is played world […]

Santa Cruz Island Eaglets Attacked & Rescued

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Yesterday two eaglets at the Nature Conservancy’s Santa Cruz Island Pelican Harbor nest were dramatically attacked by another eagle. This nest has a live web cam viewing the chicks at all times. An alert viewer of the cam notified Santa Cruz Island biologists. After rushing to the site the biologists found the eaglets alive but […]

Tiff Nature Preserve Photo Album added to site

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I added a new photo gallery to my Digital Photography site: Tiff Nature Preserve – the pictures are from a hike I took with some of my kids in October of 2004. At the time there was a wild bee hive on one of the paths. A week after I shot these photos it was […]

Cabic Pond Photo Gallery added to site

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This photo gallery was created during a summer & a fall trip I took there with my wife Carol. Cabic Pond is very scenic and peaceful. To top it off the pond is stocked with large mouth bass – what a fishing spot. -> Go to the full Cabic Pond Gallery Here are a few […]

My Afternoon Hike To Eternal Flame Falls, Orchard Park NY

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Today I went to visit a good friend of mine in the nursing home. On the way back to the office I was inspired to see if I could find Eternal Flame Falls. I have lived in this area for over forty years and never once bothered to find the falls. The other day I […]

Interesting day today – from Instanbul, Turkey to Zoar Valley Hike

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The day started out with a long distance call from two friends who just happened to be in Istanbul, Turkey. They are missionaries reaching the people of Bulgaria. They took a trip into Turkey to pass out Christian literature. Last year I was able to go to Istanbul and had the opportunity to speak to […]

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    Frank is a self taught computer geek.
    A father of eight children and has seven grandchildren. "Frank Broughton Times" is a tool to share information, espouse political views, and keep friends informed about our adventures. Frank enjoys scenic photography, Munzee, Political Banter and hiking the great outdoors with camera in hand. Other interests include, fireworks, model rockets, slot car racing, website design and woodworking.