© Geoffrey R Cullen 2019
A slight breeze begins to disturb the reflections in the still waters of Summit Lake. Mount Evans, a 14,264 foot, (4,348 meter), high peak located west of Denver in Colorado, USA.
The trunk and tangled root mass of a fallen pine tree rests along the shoreline of Saint Mary's Lake at the base of Saint Mary's Glacier, Colorado, USA. A walking track leads up the rugged hillside through a mix of colorful autumn foliage reflecting in the lake's still waters.
Over 300 million years old, these tilted and eroded sandstone strata are known as "Flat Irons" of Roxborough State Park. Located along the foothills of the Rocky Mountains near Denver, Colorado, USA, the region supports a varied ecosystem of Pinyion Pines, grasslands and wetlands.