Shrouded Path

I have to say I was a little bummed to travel all the way to Tianmen Mountain in China only to arrive with the very top of the mountain shrouded in fog. There was, however, something very beautiful and mystical about this mountainous terrain hidden away in the clouds. This specific photo is along the cliff…

Path of Tranquility

My wife and I discovered Russell Lakes State Wildlife Area near Saguache, Colorado by chance. It is a beautifully serene area nestled between the mountain ranges and not far from Great Sand Dunes National Park. It’s inhabitants seem to be mostly small birds, but the park’s location is breathtaking.

Ragged Fence

This ragged old log fence creates the edge of the Siamese Twins Trail in Garden of the Gods, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This photo is taken on the southern side of the trail and is often used by horses to access the Siamese Twins rock formation so watch your step. It is a great short trail to…

Up or Down?

This is a spiraling staircase in Vatican City. I love great architecture and design. Although this is the way down and to the exit, I think the image begs the question of up or down? Since this is a religious site, that very question might have been the architect’s intention.

Zhangjiajie Path

This is a rain covered pathway in China’s Zhangjiajie National Park. As you can see, the moss grows on everything (the stairs, the rock walls, and even the railings). Zhangjiajie is a beautiful green wilderness where the wildlife, rushing water, and epic rock formations make for some amazing nature hikes.

Celestial Bridge

It rains a lot in Zhangjiajie National Park, therefore, it has many bridges as a part of the beautiful, well maintained hiking trails. This is Celestial Bridge, found on one of the Northeastern most trails in the park. This path doesn’t reveal the rock formations that the park is famous for, but I found that it was one of the…