Those who have ever followed old movies of the American West might remember the name John Wayne (the Duke) who was an icon in this genre. Happens that instead…

This road near Ridgway, Colorado is a glorious sight to see in the autumn. There are gorgeous, brilliantly-colored views as far as the eye can see. Something…

The miles of winding, bumpy road up to ghost town Alta and beyond to Alta Lakes give up some amazing scenery. Four wheel drive recommended!

In a remote area of the San Juan Mountains near Telluride is what’s left of the gold mining town of Alta. But Alta has even more of a claim to fame because of…

The Gunnison River and feeder streams run through the middle of this picturesque 600 million year old canyon with huge rock formations on one side and fertile…

This view from Last Dollar Road near Telluride includes Mt. Wilson. I love how the bright fall color contrasts with the dark, cold-looking mountain.

The San Juan Mountains in Colorado are a bit more rugged than some of the other ranges. Makes nice contrast to the “fields of gold” in the valleys below. “Who…

Historic mining town, Telluride, located in the beautiful San Juan Mountains sits in one the most gorgeous areas of Colorado. Autumn color has been slow coming…

Peek down to the Gunnison River at the bottom of the canyon. This is the start of Black Canyon of the Gunnison and it proceeds on for 48 miles, sometimes much…
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