Sunday Favorites ~ Campground Turtle



It's time for another Sunday Favorites! Today I thought I would share a post from last summer. We were camping at Sauder Village in Ohio and had a vistor.


Welcome to another "Outdoor Wednesday" moment! Our Hostess is the lovely Susan at A Southern Dreamer. You should go and see the beautiful Autumn pictures she has posted for today!

I don't have lovely pictures to show you today but, I have fun, or at least it was fun for us, pictures to show you.

These pictures were taken right outside the shower rooms at the campground. What a surprise to be met by this:





Sorry the pictures aren't the best of quality but, it was such a suprise to see this little fellow hanging out around the shower rooms that we ran back to our trailer and grabbed the camera and ran back.


14 comments :

  1. It is always so heartwarming to see creatures unexpectedly like this. Would love to see your post on Simple Joys Saturday.
    Love and Hugs - Jan

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  2. Ah I love turtles....or is he a tortoise?

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  3. I'll bet the little princess enjoyed seeing him too! When I go for a walk around a local lake, I often see turtles sunning themselves. It's fun to see wildlife!

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  4. That is one big snapper. Wow. I hope you kept your distance. ;-) That guy could cause a serious ouch!

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  5. That could have entertained my kids for hours...just watching the turtle would have been so much fun for them. They love animals.

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  6. Hi Diann,

    At least you knew when you came back to take a picture the turtle would still be there...LOL I'm surprised by the size. You were lucky to spot it. Thanks for sharing Diann. I'm visiting from Sunday Favorites.

    Anne-Marie

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  7. We had HUGE snappers in the area back in NY- my kids learned very quickly to stand back!
    xoxo Pattie

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  8. Your "little fellow" looks pretty stinkin' BIG to me!

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  9. Ha, ha. A to Z stole my line. Have a lovely Sunday.

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  10. my computer is now working. love to see turtles good photo. have a good sunday.

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  11. It's a good thing the fence was there. It looks like it protected her from the railroad tracks. Thanks for the smile and for sharing with us this Sunday.
    Vicki

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  12. Diann
    A turtle?
    What a cute !!!!!!!
    Kisses

    Tina(Sonhar e Realizar)

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  13. I LOVE turtles, but that looks like a big ol' snapper to me. I prefer what we used to call Box Turtles!

    A snapper like that nipped off a corner of our dog Dion's nose, back when Dion was a silly puppy. He never went near one again!
    Cass

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  14. Hi sweet lady...

    Ohh...now how fun is that? Finding such a cute little turtle while camping! Well, he really wasn't so little...he's a big ol' guy! Hehe! You know, we don't see many turtles in our neck of the woods but when we do...it's always a special moment! In fact, when Russell sees them on the road...he always stops and moves them safely to the side! I have always found that so endearing! Hehe! Well Girlfriend, I do hope that you guys are having a terrific summer! I'm so happy to see you for Sunday Favorites today...this was such a cute post! Thanks for sharing it with us!!!

    Love ya,
    Chari @Happy To Design

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