Taum Sauk Mountain

This biggest hills and the best views in the state, without excepttion.

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It rained all week before the first weekend in May. Not normally a fact worth noting, except that this year, I went to Taum Sauk that Saturday.

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A month or so ago, I wrote a post that began, "I wish I knew the names of flowers." Since then, I've done a little studying.

Last year, very early in the spring, when the daffodils bloom, I came across this in the floodplain of Beaver Creek, near the river at Meremec State Park: . . .