In the Red Rock

Another look at the gorgeous red rock formations found in Colorado Spring’s Garden of the Gods Park. If you have never been here I can’t recommend this spot enough. The popularity of the park makes a visit a little challenging on weekends, especially during the summer months, but go on a weekday during the winter…

“Peak’in” Through Rock

The Garden of the Gods Park in Colorado Springs is home to many beautiful red rock formations and with many hiking trails. My favorite short hike leads uphill to this formation known as the Siamese Twins because of the way the rock looks like two pillars joined at the hip. However, the most stunning aspect of…

Beyond the Garden

I am one of those people who really like to explore new places. I will return to a place, but only if I feel there is something new to discover. I have been to the Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs more times than I can remember. When we first moved to the Springs…

Hiking Delicate Arch Trail 2019 Guide

Delicate Arch is one of those occurrences in nature that is hard to believe exists if you have never seen it with your own eyes. It is not only an unusual arch, because of its distinctive shape standing free of any surrounding rocks, but its’ very location, perched on the edge of a cliff face…

Blessed

In photography there is a certain amount of skill involved, and then it’s about being in the right place, at the right time and with the right piece of gear. I took this image of the Garden of the Gods from the Mesa Road overlook in Colorado Springs, Colorado. I have been to this spot…

Lines of Time

Water is scarce in Utah and yet still today, as in the past, shapes Zion National Park. According to the National Parks Service website, Zion was once a large basin near sea level. Varying forms of sediments washed down with the rains, piling on top of one another. The land went through many different fluctuations….