Grown from Stone

I really enjoy finding life thriving in unexpected places. This tree was growing out of the side of the massive granite monolith known as Stone Mountain in Georgia. A pine seed somehow found its way in to a crack in the stone and took root. Where do the roots go is my question. How does this tree…

Reaching Out

The endurance of life is amazing! The seed for this tree somehow sprang to life on top of this rather large red boulder on the formations known as the Red Rocks in Woodland Park, Colorado. The roots of this tree snaked their way into the crevices and down to the soil. It is amazing that the…

Fall Road

Have I mentioned that autumn is my favorite time of year?!?! Well, it is and there’s no better place on the planet to see the colors change than amongst Colorado’s Quaking Aspen trees. This image is from a few years back along a no name road near Buena Vista, Colorado. There are few things as tranquil…

Devil’s Twins

The hike over the Devil’s Causeway in Colorado is an awesome experience if you have a high tolerance for walking along the top of sheer cliffs. I found these two very eerie looking dead trees standing in the midst of the rocky path on the way around the causeway’s trail.

Black Rainbow

My wife and I were camping on the North Rim of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park when a short rain storm passed through and left us with this partial double rainbow. I like that the twisted broken Juniper tree fills out the foreground in the image. The North Rim is secluded and…