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Woodland Park, Colorado Hwy 24- Entrance

Woodland Park, Colorado Hwy 24- Entrance

Shot Location:   N  38° 58.608’  W  105° 02.447’      Elevation:  8260

Date and time of photograph(s):  7/17/2012 3:40 PM

Pan Directions: N => E => SE   0° =>70°=> 140°

Description:  The “Great Wall of Woodland Park” This is a road cut when entering Woodland Park from East Hwy 24. A very interesting color and erosional pattern makes this a photogenic section of Road.  It often has quite nice cloud shadow mottling. The amazing “ghost” car in the detail gives a good idea of scale.
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Woodland Park Entrance Detail

 

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Victor, Colorado Overlook

Victor, Colorado Overlook

Shot Location:   N  38° 42.309’  W  105° 07.634’  Elevation:  9761’

Date and time of photograph(s):  6/17/2012 12:00 PM
Pan Directions  S => W => N

Description:  Awesome overlook of Victor Colorado and the Anglo Ashanti Goldmine. Taken from almost an exactly opposite position from the other Victor Overlook.

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Trail Creek Structure

 

Trail Creek Structure

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Date and time of photograph(s):  5/12/2012  8:50 AM         Pan Directions

Description:  This is a unique structure created to stem the flow of sediment down this massive ephemeral draw and into trail creek. Right off trail creek road, it is on US Forest Service land. approximately 1 mile of great quality dirt road followed by 1/2 mile of good/fair quality dirt road.

 Detail:Trail Creek Structure Detail



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Thunder Butte

Thunder Butte

Shot Location:   N 39° 09.214’     W 105° 09.738’    Elevation:  7466’

Date and time of photograph(s):   5/12/2012 10:00 AM
Pan Directions  NW => NE => E

Description:  Morning clouds flow over Thunderbutte right by the Teller/Douglas County line. The road actually does curve (despite the 180° distortion on the reverse. The dead trees are a remnant of the Hayman fire.
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Thunder Butte Reverse

 

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Teller County Road #1 Mile Marker 8

Teller County Road #1 Mile Marker 8

Shot Location:   N 38° 48.777’   W  105° 14.572’   Elevation:  8306’

Date and time of photograph(s):   5/11/2012 2:10 PM                   
Pan Directions  W => NW => N

Description:  This view on Teller County Road 1 from Florissant to Cripple Creek is the backside of Mueller State park. It displays the huge granite mountain cores that create many “balancing rocks”. An actual cattle field: if Cows enjoy the view, then these are the happiest ones in Teller County.

 

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