Trail Work – Tid Bits

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Secrest Trail Clearing

So I have a nice slab of oak here. Now what? I took a series of photos trying to keep them as perpendicular as possible, and overlapping each one. Then using some photo stitching software, that I normally use for panoramas, I pieced them together. Now, I could expand it on the computer and try […]

Trail Work – Interesting item

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Secrest Trail Clearing

After taking down the large Oak in Secrest, cleaning the trail, making a seat, I had a nice slab of the oak left. Hate to see this used as firewood. How about cleaning it up a little? I got out the plane, smoothed it down, took it to the jointer and cleaned up the bottom […]

Trail Work – Playtime

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Secrest Trail Clearing

After getting the tree cleared from the trail in Secrest preserve I was pondering it again. I thought what could I do here…. I thought this tree made me so tired taking it all down, how about a place to rest! So, now there is a place that a person can sit and relax awhile […]