Fall’s Cooling Touch—-Monday, September 26, 2016

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The summer air has been cooled; then cooled again, from rain storms, which either move gently over us, or violent with thrashing winds and wicked electric storms.

owl-creek-pass-1Saturday we went with jeeping friends on a leisure ride, to Silverjack Reservoir and over Owl Creek Pass.

owl-creek-pass-021The magic light of the forest mingling, with the rain, did not diminish the colors

forrestThe aspens, scrub oak and dark green of the pines glowed, lighting up the drizzly day

silver-jackSilverjack Reservoir area was just beautiful

walking-on-goldOur pathway lined with gold

snow-on-owl-creekWe met the purity of snow, on the top of Owl Creek Pass

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Then down we went to the other side.  The brilliant colors a joy to our eyes

owl-creek-pass-near-ridgwayThe last bit of wonder, before we turned toward home.

From my world to your heart!

Linda

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18 thoughts on “Fall’s Cooling Touch—-Monday, September 26, 2016

  1. (” I don’t get out much ” ) — I should have recognized owl creek pass area! Due to spending most of last November in Ridgway! but have only been to SilverJack in the 1970’s when I worked for Gunnison County.

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