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‘Tis the Season

As I drive up Boulder Canyon, dust envelops my car.  Except this dust is not of the brown variety, but rather green.  Clouds of green swirl around me, creating a murky haze that makes it difficult to even see the steep granite walls above me.  It is the season of…

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The Rosy Tree

As I make my way up from North Boulder Creek, I come to a trail junction.  I could head up the old mining road, but decide instead to go left up a steep slope.  I want to see my favorite tree. The Rosy Tree Both its size and color help…

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The Fraser Valley

As we descend down Berthoud Pass, the expanse of the valley starts to come into view.  Driving further north towards Fraser and Granby heading towards Grand Lake, the views open and the skies become enormous.  Spending time in the Fraser Valley reminds me of Colorado’s version of “Big Sky Country.”…

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Snowy woods

Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow.                                        …

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