Tag Archives: Good Harbor Beach

Good Harbor Beach Volleyball

I often see this group playing volleyball together at Good Harbor Beach when out walking my sweet dog Rosie. Yesterday, more and more friends joined as the sun was setting and it looked like tons of fun. Thanks guys for not minding … Continue reading

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Beautiful Good Harbor Foggy Morning Sunrise, Snowy Egret, and Whimbrels

The sunrise in the lifting fog at Good Harbor Beach this morning looked at times more like a moonrise. A lone Snowy Egret was eating and fluffing its feathers and a pair of Whimbrels (at least I think they were … Continue reading

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Beach Days Count Down

Sunday at the Beach and Monday at the Beach

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Video: The Good Harbor Seal ~ What to do if you find a seal on the beach

The beautiful juvenile Harbor Seal was found on a foggy morning in midsummer. The seal was beached at the high tide line and its breathing was heavy and labored. It had no interest in returning to the water and needed … Continue reading

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THEN and NOW – Good Harbor Beach (1900)

 

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Breaking News: Good Harbor Beach Baby Harbor Seal Survives

This morning I went for an early morning walk at Good Harbor and discovered this beautiful baby Harbor Seal stranded at the high water mark. Over the next six hours it struggled to survive the world of curious humans. Fortunately, … Continue reading

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Fun and Smiles at Good Harbor Beach – 07/27/2013

  A special Day for this couple they were getting married on the Footbridge later that day.

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Tiny Lobster found at Good Harbor Beach

Released to grow up and end up at the Lobster Pound someday.

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Seagulls Flock for Photo Opportunity at Good Harbor Beach

I believe they were coaxed with some food.

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THEN and NOW–Good Harbor Beach (1966)

Then photo taken in circa 1966, notice the second footbridge on the right, now is gone

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Community Photos 7/8/13

Cooling My Heels Glorious Good Harbor Beach in the cool silky water. So refreshing on these sweltering days. Photo © Kathy Chapman 2013 http://www.kathychapman.com   Hi Joey & GMG:  Here are my submissions for the 2013 Manchester By The Sea … Continue reading

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Late afternoon on Good Harbor Beach

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Then and Now – Good Harbor Beach Area (1889–1900)

The first photo is around the 1900’s, the second old photo is from 1889.  The photos appear to have been taken form on of what is now Bass Rock Golf Course. Note that at that time there was two bridges … Continue reading

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THEN and NOW – Good Harbor Footbridge

Amazing how much can happen in just two months.

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Another possible motif.

The Sherman house on the point at Good Harbor Beach.

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New gem from the heart of Gloucester’s most prolific songwriter says it all

Check out this video of Allen Estes’ new song, “We All Fall Down”, which premieres on his show Local Music Seen with Allen Estes tomorrow (WED) at 6:30pm on Cape Ann TV Channel 12.  Allen had been working on this … Continue reading

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Foot Bridge Repairs – Iron Workers completing new railings

 

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Today was a – BEACH – TAN UP DAY – May 16th 2013

Good Harbor Beach was ready for a perfect day to Tan UP…….

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First Stop – Good Harbor Beach

Jessica, the first thing she wanted on her way home from college was a walk on Good Harbor Beach, using the new footbridge.  Welcome Home and enjoy the summer.

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Foot Bridge Repairs – Finishing Touch

Cement added, replaced a few more boards, tightening of  bolts, straightening of signs, and GMG signature. DPW Phil, job well done and timely……

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Back On March 30th I posted the Over Under Poll For Completion Of The Good Harbor Beach Footbridge Poll-Here Were The Results

  On March 30th I pegged the over under in the podcast we taped that day with Paul Morrison and Paulie Walnuts as the Third Saturday In May and I took the under based on the City wanting to have … Continue reading

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Good Harbor after the rain

The fog was lifting after the rain on Thursday.  It was really pretty.

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Waiting to Bloom

 

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Foot Bridge Repair – Day Five

Amazing how much was accomplished in just Five days.  There is still more work to be done, such as replace the iron railings in the center structure, and secure some more of the under carriage.  My thanks to the DPW … Continue reading

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Keeshond Dog – A very interesting looking Dog

On one of my walks I came across a Keeshond dog, I had to take a photo of his face.

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