Forum
Buying gear? Please use these links to help 14ers.com:

More info...

Other ways to help...

Wildflowers (2012 only please)

Camera equipment and technique for taking photos.
Forum rules
Please do not use this forum to try and sell your photos or promote a commercial website. For more details, please see the Terms of Use you agreed to when joining the forum.
Posts: 99
Joined: Mon Jun 27, 2011 12:01 pm

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby mountainmanny » Sat Aug 06, 2011 10:38 am

Square Top & Argentine
Image
Image
Image
Image
"The best climber....is the one having the most fun" ~ Alex Lowe
“Adopt the pace of nature; her secret is patience” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
"I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us. I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha and all the rest said was right. It's just that the translations have gone wrong" ~ John Lennon

User avatar
Posts: 2178
Joined: Sun Jan 07, 2007 8:34 pm
Location: Crested Butte, CO

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby ajkagy » Sat Aug 06, 2011 12:36 pm

quick shot from the ride today...whole fields of wildflowers are blooming still.

Image
http://www.resortbeta.com - An interactive ski/snowboard experience for all your favorite ski resorts.

User avatar
Posts: 226
Joined: Mon Jul 04, 2005 3:18 pm
Location: Westminster

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby vonmackle » Sun Aug 07, 2011 5:54 am

Amazing pictures, everybody! Here are a few more...

Sego Lily, Wild Basin, RMNP
SegoLily5779-web.jpg
SegoLily5779-web.jpg (330.81 KiB) Viewed 884 times


This happy little fella goes by the name Death Camas (i.e. you probably don't want to eat it). Indian Peaks Wilderness
DeathCamas5871-web.jpg
DeathCamas5871-web.jpg (319.03 KiB) Viewed 887 times


I have no idea what this flower is. Anyone? Indian Peaks Wilderness
Flower5851-web.jpg
Flower5851-web.jpg (310.44 KiB) Viewed 883 times
"To play a wrong note is insignificant; to play without passion is inexcusable." -Ludwig van Beethoven

User avatar
Posts: 16
Joined: Thu Nov 27, 2008 7:08 pm
Location: Highlands Ranch, CO

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby pmonday » Sun Aug 07, 2011 7:23 am

The columbine are out on the road up to Kite Lake (of course, it's finally open ;-) when you're up in the Democrat / Lincoln / Bross area. These were up on the slopes in the last 2 hairpin turns before reaching Kite Lake. There are no columbine once you get to Kite Lake and above.

columbine_smsm.jpg
Columbine
columbine_smsm.jpg (115.65 KiB) Viewed 861 times

User avatar
Posts: 306
Joined: Tue Jul 27, 2004 7:28 pm
Location: Windsor, Colorado

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby Mark Curtis » Sun Aug 07, 2011 8:30 am

This is great. Better than I imagined.....I really appreciate all of the photo entries! =D>

User avatar
Posts: 425
Joined: Sat Nov 07, 2009 8:55 pm
Location: Colo Springs

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby hollamby » Sun Aug 07, 2011 8:00 pm

From American Basin yesterday, and Alpine loop today. Not a great photographer (zero editing skills), but a pretty area right now.

Image

Image

Image

Image
It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.
Edmund Hillary

User avatar
Posts: 61
Joined: Fri Jul 07, 2006 9:47 am
Location: Lakewood

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby ztop » Mon Aug 08, 2011 8:11 am

vonmackle wrote:
I have no idea what this flower is. Anyone? Indian Peaks Wilderness
Flower5851-web.jpg


This is a Star Gentian...

User avatar
Posts: 83
Joined: Sat May 30, 2009 6:05 am

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby harrise » Mon Aug 08, 2011 8:31 am

Dry Gulch side of The Citadel...
Image

Image

Just above the SE ridge on Audubon...
Image

User avatar
Posts: 1059
Joined: Thu Aug 24, 2006 6:58 pm
Location: Estes Park

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby unclegar » Mon Aug 08, 2011 9:13 am

From American Basin (Handies) this past Saturday 8/6/11.

The Basin
AB2.JPG
AB2.JPG (150.42 KiB) Viewed 645 times


Wildlife
AB Bee.JPG
AB Bee.JPG (71.03 KiB) Viewed 661 times


Red, White and Blue - American Basin
AB RW&B.JPG
AB RW&B.JPG (157.93 KiB) Viewed 649 times
...the mountain peaks belong to Him. -- PS 95:4

“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.”
― Charles M. Schulz

User avatar
Posts: 485
Joined: Fri May 29, 2009 8:38 am

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby Steve Gio » Mon Aug 08, 2011 8:05 pm

from vail pass, 2 elk loop last weekend.
Attachments
stand out.jpg
stand out.jpg (194.66 KiB) Viewed 554 times
mini panorama.jpg
mini panorama.jpg (231.2 KiB) Viewed 552 times
holy x.jpg
holy x.jpg (284.32 KiB) Viewed 553 times

User avatar
Posts: 80
Joined: Sat Mar 20, 2010 8:12 pm
Location: Denver (Cap Hill)

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby matthewbe » Mon Aug 08, 2011 8:33 pm

Took a 4WD road up Weston Pass and saw this amazing field of Columbines.

_MG_5713.jpg
_MG_5713.jpg (186.88 KiB) Viewed 547 times
Not all who wander are lost.

Matthewbe Photography
http://www.matthewbe.com

User avatar
Posts: 167
Joined: Fri Jun 19, 2009 8:57 am
Location: Idaho Springs

Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby TeamDino5280 » Tue Aug 09, 2011 10:00 am

Image
Image
Image

PreviousNext

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests