The hill is becoming a bit bare of leaves.  The view is improving with the absence of the maple leaves.  The brilliant reds and yellows have come down and the oaks are giving the remaining trees a more russet look.

Seeing fisherman that would have been blocked by leaves a week ago

The brownish yellow of the oaks has taken over

Muskie Fishing in October and November is some of the best.  You can always tell a Muskie fisherman drifting across the middle of the lake casting out

Beach still together but I will bet this week the guys start to take the big piers out

The crunch of the leaves as you walk up the steps