Why go to a bog? Life isn't all sidewalks and pavement. There's a reason for the expression, "Bogged down". So as we learn to navigate life's bogs, do we need to experience a real one? Probably not. But if you want a full life, with a few fringed orchids and a little adventure along the way, a visit a bog. Learn about life, in all its fantastic variety. This shot was across a bog pool toward a black spruce stand. More about them tomorrow.