New Zealand’s Bridal Veil Falls

Bridal Veil Falls may be the most overused name for a waterfall, or at least famous ones. The highest falls in Colorado is the Bridal Veil Falls near Telluride. One of Yosemite National Park’s most famous falls is Bridal Veil Falls, only surpassed by Yosemite Falls itself. And about a 3-hour drive south of New…

Telluride Vista

This is the Telluride Valley in Colorado. The small, isolated town of Telluride is in the remote southwest corner of Colorado. It was a mining town and like so many Colorado mining town has found a second life as a world-class skiing destination. I took this image on the “trail” to Bridal Veil Falls. The trail…

Mist of the Veil

At a height of 365′, Telluride’s Bridal Veil Falls is the tallest waterfall in the state of Colorado. As the water crashes into the shallow and rocky creek below, it explodes into a misty cloud. It is wedged into a beautiful spot in the San Juan Mountains. The waterfall completely freezes in the winter—a 365′…