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Paved road in the desert
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The Road We Pave

12/366: The Road We Pave The road we pave may be long. The road we pave may be short. The road we pave may be thrilling and adventurous. The road we pave may be lame and desolate. The road we pave is based on our decisions, our actions,…
San Juan National Forest Road
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Forest Road

6/366: Forest Road The San Juan National Forest Road into the woods.  The road is dirty, bumpy and slow -- but the reward at the end is worth the work.  As with life nothing worth having is easy. Anything easy isn't worth having.  It will…
Colorado Wilderness
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The Wilderness

5/366: The Wilderness The beautiful Colorado wilderness in San Juan National Forest in black and white.  I chose black and white for this photo because of the enhanced details I feel the black and white brings out in this photo.  The evergreen…
East Fork Piedra River
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East Fork Piedra River

3/366: East Fork Piedra River The East Fork Piedra River at Piedra falls looking downstream.  This is where the North face of the mountain meets the South face of the mountain.  One side with snow and the other lush green moss.  A divided…
Wind Sculpture - Aspen Tree with snow
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Wind Sculpture

2/366: Wind Sculpture The wind has taken it's time and created a beautiful wind sculpture on the nub of this Aspen Tree after a foot or two of fresh powder snow fell from the sky.
San Juan National Forest Colorado X Marks the Spot
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X Marks the Spot

363/365: X Marks the Spot X marks the spot for the perfect scenery, the most wonderful landscapes and being surrounded by nature.  San Juan National Forest in Colorado.... one of, if not the best, places I've ever been.  Cannot wait to go…
Forest of Aspen Trees Colorado
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Forest of Aspen

362/365: Forest of Aspen A forest of Aspen trees which I was lucky enough to capture on our last day in Pagosa Springs.  The beauty of these trees is unsurpassed.  I made this photo black and white to really show the true beauty of the tree..…
Colorado Log Cabin Pagosa Springs
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Beautifully Simple

360/365: Beautifully Simple A beautifully simple Colorado log cabin home in the middle of nature with spectacular mountain views.  This house is in Pagosa Springs Colorado and the simplicity draws me in.
Colorado Christmas Tree
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Colorado Christmas Tree

359/365: Colorado Christmas Tree A Colorado Christmas Tree with a light dusting of snow.  Hope everyone has a Merry Christmas and enjoyed something outside and beautiful sometime today.  #OptOutside
The General Store - San Juan National Forest
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The General Store

357/365: The General Store The general store in San Juan National Forest, located at Sportsman's Campground deep in the heart of the forest.  Unfortunately it was closed and we didn't get to peek inside to see what kind of wonders they offered.…
Colorado Mountain Range
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Soul Meets Body

356/365: Soul Meets Body I want to live where soul meets body And let the sun wrap its arms around me And bathe my skin in water cool and cleansing And feel, feel what its like to be new. I'm missing Colorado!
Frozen Falls - Silver Falls Colorado
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Frozen Falls

355/365: Frozen Falls A little down stream from Silver Falls in Colorado.. the waterfall becomes almost entirely frozen on top. The water was still gushing quickly underneath.  It made for an interesting photograph and experience.  The lush…
Pagosa Junction - Colorado Ghost Town
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Pagosa Junction - Colorado Ghost Town

354/365: Pagosa Junction - Colorado Ghost Town Pagosa Junction was a railroad town on Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, San Juan Branch. This was the connecting point to the Pagosa Springs branch or the RR.  This is the old general store which…
Old Forgotten Junk Car
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Forgotten

353/365: Forgotten An old car lay forgotten in a field of tall grasses and overgrown brush.  The stories this old car could tell, the journeys and the memories will last a lifetime. As the rust builds the memories will last forever.
Colorado Starburst
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Colorado Starburst

350/365: Colorado Starburst I like to call this a Colorado Starburst.. The sun is offering a beautiful reflection on the frozen ice crystals attached to the tall grasses.  It had not yet warmed up enough to melt the crystals and the sparkling…
Sunset Melody Colorado
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Sunset Melody

348/365: Sunset Melody A beautiful sunset melody in San Juan National Forest Colorado... It took a while to find this spot, but the grass turned a beautiful yellow-orange and the mountain was shinning bright with the clouds all pointing towards…
The Milky Way in San Juan National Forest Colorado
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Holes to Heaven

344/365: Holes to Heaven Everytime I look at this photograph of The Milky Way in San Juan National Forest Colorado I am reminded just how small we are and how BIG our universe is.  To think that others may be thinking the same thing - only…
Into The Woods San Juan National Forest Colorado
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Into The Woods - Colorado

343/365: Into The Woods - Colorado This road in San Juan National Forest leads deep into the woods of Colorado.  The road is surrounded by beautiful evergreen trees and small patches of snow and ice.  I miss it.
Colorado Snowscape
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Colorado Snowscape

342/365: Colorado Snowscape A beautiful Colorado Snowscape on the top of  Wolf Creek Pass at 10,857 feet in elevation.  If you look closely you can see that it is snowing in the photograph, yet the sky had some blue rolling in.  This was…
Lost Among the Trees - Colorado Aspen Trees Colorado
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Lost Among the Trees - Colorado Aspen

341/365: Lost Among the Trees - Colorado Aspen To keep with the theme of 'Lost Among the Trees' here is the Colorado version featuring the beautiful Aspen.  I shoot this perspective everywhere I go and this one turned out great with the…
A Touch of Snow
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A Touch

340/365: A Touch A touch of snow remains on the branch of this evergreen tree with a beautiful blue sky shinning in the background.  It was a wonderful find and I love the perspective of this photo.
Silver Falls Colorado
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Silver Falls Colorado

339/365: Silver Falls Colorado Getting to Silver Falls was quite the adventure.  After trying first on our own with the little PT Cruiser and almost getting stuck in the mud, we than went when on a guided tour and in a 4x4 off-road vehicle.…