Thursday, June 30, 2016

Castlewood Canyon 6/30/16

136.5 runtotal
"old people" sticker for senior citizen drivers in Japan

The bridge from the overlook

Who lives here?

False Forget Me Not

Just fledged Rock Wren baby trying to blend in

This crayfish wanted to attack Mark's shoe

Fairy Trumpet

Cherry Creek in the canyon

Orange Paintbrush


Prairie Coneflower

Woodhouse's Toad or Great Plains Toad

Sulphur Flower

Awesome spider with lunch

Spiderwort and Geranium

Tiny Toad or Frog!


Pioneer grave on Castlewood Canyon Rd.

Raining in the mountains

The group (except Michael, taking the photo)

Monday, June 27, 2016

Rampart Range 6/27/16

131 runtotal

Pikes Peak from the road to Rainbow Gulch

Blue (not sure which species)

Wild Iris

3rd quarter moon

a puddle of Blues

Spotted Coral Root Orchid

Red-naped Sapsucker

Shooting Star



Pikes Peak from the picnic area

Rhubarb Pie!

picnic area

driving back Rampart Range 

Waldo Canyon burn - Cheyenne Mountain view

Almagre, Cascade below

Pikes Peak

panorama (as with all, click to make big)


Purple pine cones!

Williams Canyon

Steller's Jay

Garden of the Gods