“Once again what a wonderful stay my husband and I had at your beautiful Stone Mountain Lodge. Our weekly stay has become an annual tradition when we visit family in your area. What a perfect place for us, with your own dog friendly private hiking trail, perfect temperature lap and lounging swimming pool, Japanese garden [...]
“Just wanted to send a quick note and thank you so much for all of your help getting our group together at your lodge. Honestly, it was amazing. Perfect place, perfect size, away from everything, and exactly what everyone was looking for… . Trust me we will be telling everyone about Stone Mountain and all [...]
Several wild ducks did come by for a good part of the summer, and all got along quite well.And they do breed!
But, I do remember one occasion just after the wild ducks came by. They all followed me up the hill from the pond. All of a sudden, a car [...]
Due to a mild winter during 2005-2006, all our ducks survived until spring. And thankfully, there were enough ducks so they could keep a section of the pond ice free by themselves.
This is so important, because without a place to scramble to, they are literally “sitting ducks” for [...]
Here’s an update in the Fall of 2005
This year we did more beautification project to our lodge. Well, two of our favorite ducks became immortalized! I took one of our best pictures of La Nuit and April, aka Bonnie and Clyde, (see our ducks during 2003), and made cutouts for [...]
During the Spring of 2004, 2 moms had 11 and 6 ducklings respectively. Of these broods, 9 and 1 survived. They enjoy hanging out together.
We have also become accustom to have other wildlife guests at our pond. A pair of Canadian geese stop by every year for [...]