Gregory J Scott, Colorado July 2003
Copyright 2003 Gregory J. Scott

Rocky Mountain National Park

Double rainbow at Chimney Rock at sunset, with a passing storm. One of the few times we had any "weather". Very few clouds the whole time.

Aluvial Fan - This shot was intended to show the view down this mountain, and up the Aluvial fan to the top of the next mountain. You can just make out the whitewater in the boulder field ijust above the wide delta of the fan.
Happy columbine flower in the mountains, near Rainbow curve.

Female Broad-tailed hummingbird in the yard outside of our cabin.

Male Broadtail hummer

Broadtail Jam - A fight developing, or at least a traffic jam.

Pike's Peak

Potentilla fruticosa -- Shrubby Cinquefoil

(Alpine?) Wild Geranium

Primula angustifolia -- Alpine primrose

Snowy Ravine near the safety-check, half-way up pike's peak

Cliff, near same location.

Same cliff, a little lower

Flower: Unknown variety of Penstemon


Closer Aster

Flowers in Colorado Springs Zoo

Red Hot Poker

-- Spiraea japonica -- butterflies like it.

Probably a Gooseberry tree/bush

Tentative ID: Fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium, aka Rosebay Willowherb

Possible ID: Helenium -- Sneezeweed, Helen's flower

Garden of the Gods from a distance

Asclepias speciosa - Showy Milkweed or Greek Milkweed

Michael P. Scott bouldering

Being next to a road is hard luck for a tree.

Looking back at Garden of the Gods spires from the spine of the dragon.