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Small wonders - 8-19-17
Saturday, August 19, 2017      5 comments

Mike Kennedy slowed down enough to notice the small wonder of a butterfly: They usually float by on a mission to get to the next flower and we ... Read more
Milky Way over Steamboat Lake - 8-18-17
Friday, August 18, 2017      9 comments

Rod Hanna is a phenomenal photographer; he has published books of his stunning photographs and his work has been featured in our local art museum. Not sure exactly when Rod took this photo of the Milky Way over an inlet of Steamboat Lake, with ... Read more
Well....hello there! - 8-17-17
Thursday, August 17, 2017      8 comments

Um.......where's MOM?!? I'm figuring Jeff Hall got this from a safe distance before mom showed up, since I didn't see any reports of this phot... Read more
Soothing Water - 8-16-17
Thursday, August 17, 2017      12 comments

Is there anything more soothing than the sound of gently rushing water? Jeff Hall got these shots of Gold Creek: and the Gilpin Lake trail: ... Read more
Hungry Hummingbird - 8-15-17
Tuesday, August 15, 2017      7 comments

Are the hummers hungry? Oh yes. Yes, they are. ... Read more
Small Wildlife - 8-14-17
Monday, August 14, 2017      8 comments

Figured it wasn't fair for the BIG wildlife to get all the press - we've got plenty of SMALL wildlife here, too! What they lack in size they make up for in personality. Pete Surgent found this chipmunk checking out the neighborhood: ... Read more
Big Wildlife - 8-13-17
Sunday, August 13, 2017      10 comments

Although I haven't posted any photos of them in awhile, we still have plenty of big wildlife around. Surrounded by national forest, designated wilderness areas, and BLM land, it would be surprising if we DIDN'T have big wildlife wandering aroun... Read more
Haying Season - 8-12-17
Saturday, August 12, 2017      5 comments

It's haying season in Steamboat Springs. The tractors are in the fields, as evidenced by this photo from Larry Pierce: A lot of the ranchers d... Read more
Gotta love a fisherman - 8-11-17
Friday, August 11, 2017      6 comments

People think we live in Steamboat Springs for the skiing. We don't. I think my DH views the snow as time-released irrigation. We live here because he is a rabid fisherman. We are past the summers when his goal was to catch/release 1000 fi... Read more
Mushrooms - 8-10-17
Thursday, August 10, 2017      6 comments

First, a disclaimer. I have never been a wild mushroom hunter. I get mine at the grocery store. That being said, there are folks around here who actively seek out mushrooms, either to harvest or just to enjoy their beauty. Matthew Wood was i... Read more
Kissing Up - 8-9-17
Wednesday, August 09, 2017      6 comments

Although I'm not sure the receiver (mom?) looks too impressed: Larry Pierce found these two out on the grass in the sunshine - another summer d... Read more
Hummingbirds - 8-8-17
Wednesday, August 09, 2017      7 comments

It's that time of year - the hummingbirds are BUSY. Cindy Fuster's photo will give you an idea what it's like around a hummingbird feeder right now: ... Read more
Full Moon on the Rise - 8-7-17
Monday, August 07, 2017      8 comments

A friend and I went up the gondola last night to watch the full moon rise over the mountain. The ski resort does a sunset happy hour on the deck, where you can watch the sun set over the valley from one side of the deck (Noah Wetzel took the ph... Read more
And after the rain... - 8-6-17
Sunday, August 06, 2017      7 comments

...or in our case, after the HAIL. Shannon Lukens got a shot of the hail that rained down on us yesterday: While Matthew Grasse in South Routt... Read more
Slow Down - 8-5-17
Saturday, August 05, 2017      8 comments

Sometimes beauty is right in front of us, but we need to slow down in order to see it: Look up: ... Read more

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