Monday, July 30, 2007

Richmond, Indiana

Perhaps Indiana should be called the flag state.

Friday, July 27, 2007

Richmond, Indiana

Corner tower of the long closed Knollenberg Department Store in Richmond, Indiana. Many of the Main Street buildings are either empty or recycled into a new and different-from their original-use.

Thursday, July 26, 2007

Back home in Indiana

Flags on cars - familiar sight in Indiana.

Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Chimayo, New Mexico

Crosses left by the faithful.

Tuesday, July 24, 2007

Ojo Caliente, New Mexico

The church in the weaving community of Ojo Caliente, N.M.

Sunday, July 22, 2007

Escalante Wilderness Area

One last view of the slick rock found in the Escalante wilderness area.

Friday, July 20, 2007

Escalante Wilderness

Slick rock country in the Escalante Wilderness area.

Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Escalante Wilderness

Limestone along the Ecalante River Valley.

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Escalante Wilderness

Overview of the slick rock near Escalante, Utah

Monday, July 16, 2007

Henrieville, Utah

Looking West along Route 12. Notwithstanding the efforts of the Monkey Wrench Gang, the roads from Hanksville to Henrieville are now paved.

Friday, July 06, 2007

Bryce National Park

Along the way to the waterfall (yesterdays image).

Thursday, July 05, 2007

Bryce National Park

Bryce National Park is closed to private vehicles. Shuttle buses move people about the main part of the park. This waterfall is in the southeastern part of the park. Acess is gained by walking a short distance from the highway to the stream and waterfall.

Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Monday, July 02, 2007

Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef -like Colorado National Monument- is for most folks a drive thru on their way somewhere else. Given time and energy, the park offers canyon hikes and amazing stone formations. All it takes is-as Abbey suggested- to get out of the automobile and join the landscape.