5000-Mile Road Trip 2009


The Great Basin (Basin&Range)

Canyon Country

Kauai, HI 2003&2004

Big Island 2001 &

R & R in Mexico

Awesome Autumn in Arizona

 More Fall Foliage!

Another Autumn 
in Zion NP

Spring in the Arizona Desert

More Desert Spring!

Sunrise, Sunset

Winter Wonderland 

Waters & Summers

More Waterfalls!

Peaks & Canyons

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Ellen Homontowski
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Great Basin Nat'l Park, Monroe Mountain Canyon (Monrovian Park), Nebo Loop Scenic Byway, Abajo Mountains in Monticello, UT,
Kolob Canyon & Kolob Terrace

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Great Basin National Park, October 2008. See more of this spectacular area by clicking Great Basin Nat'l Park
From Monroe, UT up Monroe Mountain Canyon Road, through and around Monrovian Park
Near this area pours the mystic hot springs
2 weeks later in Monrovian Park along Monroe Creek
Nebo Loop Scenic Byway from Nephi to Payson, UT; 38 miles takes about 1.5 hrs, depending on pics & hikes
We walked down to this mountain lake
Mount Nebo in late spring, nearly 12,000 feet
Scenic route through the Abajo Mountains at Monticello, UT

Half-way up Sandia Mts near Albuquerque, NM

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Road along LaVerkin Creek to Virgin River confluence

Quail Creek in Red Cliffs Desert Preserves

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Kolob Canyon (left) and a view from Kolob Terrace Road (right) above Zion on the way to Kolob Reservoir from Virgin, UT. Click for more Zion Autumn!

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Taylor Creek Trail Kolob Canyons, Zion National Park, UT  taylortrail1.jpg (188235 bytes) taylortrail2.jpg (212546 bytes) taylortrail4.jpg (190093 bytes)
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I got stuck in the beauty of this lagoon

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Moving on up...

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Kolob Terrace Road from Virgin, UT up to Kolob Reservoir, above Zion (over 8000 feet) kolobresview1.jpg (176346 bytes) kolobresview3.jpg (120711 bytes) kolobcabin.jpg (101217 bytes)

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Private lake (left) Kolob Reservoir (right)

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Beyond the Reservoir
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Monrovian Park creek trail where I broke my last camera in '06

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