Fall has hit it's peak in the Utah mountains last week. The trees were on fire and the Aspen leaves covered the ground with their golden petals. From a distance the mountains looked as if they were covered in a wooly orange and brown blanket. But inside the trees, the trails were thick with golden sunlight and soft with cushions of leaves. I felt like Dorothy following the path of the yellow brick road....
|Can't stop smiling on the Mid Mountain Trail|
|Breaking through the dense trails to spectacular views|
|Spiro Mine Trail -- There are mines throughout the mountains in Park City|
|More from Alpine Loop|
I got lucky to hit the foliage in such a glowing and magnificent state. It won't last long. Winter is coming. But for today, I was thankful to witness God's artistic handiwork.