First There is the Mountain

  And Its Name Was Gold   The history of Mohawk Valley as it is known today begins with three prospectors by the name of Asa Gould and his two partners, Friend and Jamison whose first names have been forgotten. Upon their arrival, with gold on their minds, the three split up to occupy and begin…

A Fine Day

  A fine day that no word can diminish. Slowly unfurling, creatures emerge from storm battered shelters, Faces upturned toward sun’s unfiltered warmth melt into innocence. The River has delivered her ultimatum, yet without malice Slips quietly from the unimaginable to resume the ancient course. Shop doors flung wide greet Sunday strollers, stretching their legs, meeting no strangers,…

A Fine Day

  A fine day that no word can diminish. Slowly unfurling, creatures emerge from storm battered shelters, Faces upturned toward sun’s unfiltered warmth melt into innocence. The River has delivered her ultimatum, yet without malice Slips quietly from the unimaginable to resume the ancient course. Shop doors flung wide greet Sunday strollers, stretching their legs, meeting no strangers,…

Eureka!

With our first measurable snowfall of the season this past weekend, all eyes naturally turn upward toward the majestic silhouette of Eureka Peak. Aside from its natural beauty, Eureka Peak is something of an emblem for Graeagle as it can be said that in our earliest recollections, this is where it all started. In 1851…