I love just the sound of these places: Cliveden, Windsor Castle, Penzance, Land’s End, Cornwall. St. Ives, St. Mawes, Padstow, Bakewell, Bigbury-0n-sea, Devon. Lifton, (like Clifton without the C – neither one is near the sea!) Lynmouth, Lewes, Brighton, Sussex, The Cotswold’s. The Shires: Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Nottinghamshire, Hampshire, Oxfordshire, Derbyshire, Cambridgshire, Lancashire, Cheshire (Like the…
Total Lunar Eclipse
We had a total lunar eclipse overnight. It started early in the evening here in Grand Junction, Colorado. Fortunately, we had a clear night. So many times, when amazing things happen in the sky, we have clouds. But this time we lucked out! John and I went out in the backyard and sat in our…
MAY SUNRISE AT CORN LAKE
JAMES M ROBB COLORADO RIVER STATE PARK CORN LAKE SECTION CLIFTON, COLORADO I arose early on a Saturday morning to get to the lake before sunrise. When I got there, I was alone, except for several Great Blue Herons, some ducks, a few geese, and a river otter, all of whom were very confused about…
MESA ARCH & DEADHORSE POINT STATE PARK (UTAH)
John set the alarm for 3:30am. Of course, that means that my body wakes me up at 3:15am. To some people this may seem strange, but it’s normal for me. So, I awoke at 3:15am and dressed for my sunrise photo shoot at Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park in Utah.
DELTA AND THE ADOBE BADLANDS
Me and my photo roadie (read: Husband) like to get out every week to explore and do some photography, if we can. At the end of March, we decided to 1.) Take a drive over The Grand Mesa to check out the snowpack and 2.) stop off in Delta for lunch on the way home. …
PALISADE IN SPRINGTIME
Springtime in Palisade is a natural spectacle not to be missed! One of the things that originally drew me to this area, was the prospect of being near the orchards that Palisade is famous for.
Mexican Hat, Utah
We arrived during the last few days of February, and most places around there were closed for the winter season. I suppose the people who live around there were on vacation elsewhere. ..
INTERNATIONAL HONEYBEE FESTIVAL
Spring has officially sprung in Palisade, Colorado with the 13th Annual International Honeybee Festival which took place today on the town plaza from 11am to 4pm.
ABOUT THE BLOGGER
Debby Powell is a nature photographer and travel writer based in the high desert environment of Colorado’s beautiful western slope of The Rockies, just over the border from Utah. Over the years, Debby has traveled extensively throughout Colorado, Utah, and the western US, including Arizona, California, and the Hawaiian Islands in search of fun, adventure,…