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Fall Colors at Mesa Verde

The fall colors peaked at Mesa Verde National Park about a week ago. I took a day to go up there and photograph them on a crisp, somewhat hazy morning. 248 more words


McCormick's Creek State Park Trail 5

September 26th 2017. It was a warm day in the upper 80’s and a slight breeze which helped cool things down a little.

The map showed it was a 2 mile round trip on trail 5 beginning at the sign and ending just up the road a little from the parking lot for adventurers to explore trail 5. 264 more words


Moon Sleeps Behind Sleeping Ute Mountain

I had failed to be out there to photograph the October moonrise. It had been a rough day, and I preferred to stay at home. The moon waits for no one, though. 300 more words


Tracking the Aspen Colors, September 30

September 30, the last day of the second-best month of the year. The day before the very start of the best month.

I drove up Colorado Highway 145 from Dolores, which parallels the upper Dolores River almost to its source high in the San Juan Mountains. 335 more words


Handy diorama boards...

…and minutes to assemble!

From time to time, I get the chance to look at some very useful quality products  such as the track cleaning car by… 430 more words


Colorado Fall Colors Begin

Here in southwest Colorado the summer heat broke about a week ago. Instead of high 80s F. during the day, it’s high 70s and of down into the 40s at night. 103 more words