A bench set in memory of a life long conservationist and teacher. It is always a nice place to rest during hiking or skiing in this park
A marker for research
I had to laugh how many times I had used this cottonwood as a location marker to return back toward my vehicle, only to find that it actually is two trees Having dropped many leaves it is easier to see.Many Native American cultures shared the belief that ones spirit returned to these huge trees.
A bluebird house waits for another season next year.
I always am amazed how much pollen some bees carry on their hind legs.
As a good way to finish a nice hike I made Eggs Benedict for a late Sunday lunch.