Nearest Area: MT Evan's Mount Goliath Natural Area
Nearest Town: Idaho Springs
Best Season: Summer
Description: If you find yourself driving the Mount Evans Scenic Byway, North America’s Highest Road, be sure to stop at the Mount Goliath Natural Area where you can walk among the oldest living things on earth, the Bristlecone pine and enjoy the show the Uinta Chipmunks put on. There were quite a few scurrying around gathering seeds. This one seemed to have a favorite log to sit on while nibbling it's way up the grass stalk.
Gear: Canon EOS Digital Rebel, Canon 70-200mm Zoom Lens