Gold King Basin in July

Category: Outdoor Scenes


Photo and caption by Barbara NEWBY

The early morning beauty of this rugged basin is reflected in the natural alpine lake edged by the sliver of the blue sky above and bordered by the wildflowers awakened from the early summer thaw.

Location: San Juan Mountain Range, San Miguel County ,Colorado


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