Sun behind the mountains from Harriet Alexander Field.
Sculpture outside Salida SteamPlant, taken July 14.
A young Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep, taken June 28 near Turret.
Two rainbows, taken after rainstorm near Nathrop July 1.
The sign above the Howard Cemetery at sunrise.
A white-lined sphinx hummingbird moth, Aug. 30.
Near Coors Boat Ramp during FIBArk June 15.
The rainbow tree.
Doe with fawn near Mesa Court, Salida, July 2.
From left, Adrienne Yarosz, Shyloe Yarosz and Mark Mattson raft the Arkansas River in July.
“The Fuzz” car, taken June 18 during the 2011 FIBArk Parade.
The Arkansas River near Ruby Mountain, June 8.
Little girl with fish.
A view of west Salida and Smeltertown from the top of Tenderfoot Mountain, shot with a fish-eye lens.
Willie, Tom Evers’ dog, watches the sun set over Antero Reservoir.
Antique International and Airstream trailer in Howard.
Hoodoos in Castle Gardens in Chaffee County, July 12.
Fireworks on Labor Day.
Hanging Clouds, Howard.
Wildflowers with the mountains in the background in August, near CR 156, Salida.
The view from the deck, near CR 156 in Salida.
Dog on a Vespa scooter, also known as a “Vespadoodle.”
Tranquility at Sand Lake.
South fork of Arkansas River.
Sun setting July 20 over Mount Aetna and Taylor Peak.
Stiltwalker at ArtWalk on F St.
Smokey Bear meets with kids from Son Shine Inn preschool.
Stephen Wright at the 2013 FIBArk playboating semifinals competition June 14.
Kids work in the field at Guidestone’s Farmhands Youth Education Program at Hutchinson Homestead Ranch and Learning Center.
View of Salida from top of Mount Shavano, July 1.
Steam train on Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad.
A rainbow over the rooftops.
Tyler Long, 3, is ready to “cowboy up” at the 2013 Chaffee County Fair.
River boots relaxing by the Arkansas River near Cotopaxi.
A rainbow to the east over Mesa Antero. This photo was taken with an iPad.
August rainbow over a blue house in Acres of Ireland, Howard.
A purple sky sunset over the mountains west of Salida.
Manuel Pera rides a horse near Nathrop, July 24.
Doing mountain yoga Aug. 15, in Cottonwood Gulch.
A black bear enjoys a morning scratch near Maysville.
Mountain reflections on Twin Lakes, Aug. 13.
Morgan Reed catches some rays in Alpine Park.
A moose wanders into the Salida area July 17, near County Road 212.
The rainbow tree outside Salida SteamPlant.
Taylor Long, 3, enjoys a snow cone and face painting during FIBArk.
Catching a trout with a fly.
Kids learn about animals during Guidestone’s Farmhands Youth Education Program at Hutchinson Homestead Ranch.
Sunset at Mount Princeton at Chalk Creek Campground.
Annie Hill, 9, jumps off the swings at Riverside Park.
Bodhi the dog, Gray’s Creek.
Chevy truck, U.S. 50.
A bee on a poppy flower in Smeltertown, June 13.
The Salida Fire Department in the 2013 FIBArk Parade.
“I’ve almost got this,” says Adam Sampson with the Hula-Hoop.
The “Boo Tree” near Porter Gulch Trail.
Lily Sparks, 1, the “American baby” at Frantz Lake.
Columbines on the trail near Waterdog Lakes, July 14.