Biography

Questions or column suggestions are welcome. Peter Marteka may be reached by phone at 860-647-5362, by mail at The Courant, 200 Adams St., Manchester, CT 06040, by e-mail at pmarteka@courant.com or by fax at 860-643-8548.

Read full bio

Peter Marteka

Peter Marteka

Nature's Path & Way To Go

E-mail
The Shoreline Lure Of Guilford's West River Preserves

The Shoreline Lure Of Guilford's West River Preserves

August 22, 2014

My feet crunched through the marsh grass as I approached the banks of Spencer Creek. In the mud below, hundreds of fiddler crabs scrambled sideways in different directions through the mud looking to hide in their holes. Nearby a great blue heron flew off, startled by my presence in its world.

CTnow is using Facebook comments on stories. To comment on ctnow.com articles, sign into Facebook and enter your comment in the field below. Comments will appear in your Facebook News Feed unless you choose otherwise. To report spam or abuse, click the X next to the comment. For guidelines on commenting, click here.

Travel Troubleshooter

Ed Perkins on Travel

Travel News