Zion’s West Side
Some more from Zion: thanks to our local host, we had a splendid evening scrambling around near Cave Knoll, up in the high country of Kolob Terrace, west of Zion’s main canyon. It was much more of a family hike than a photo outing, but I did bring a tripod, and we lucked into some excellent moments of evening light. The landscape up there was full of gorgeous beehive formations, back by long views out to the West Temple and South Guardian Angel, but I didn’t have the luxury of time to spend finding really excellent comps, and the good light was teasingly brief. Still, it was a very pleasing evening!
It was nice to be out shooting with the whole family for once:
And every nature photographer has to head up here, I suppose:
In this age of adventurous parents and intrepid children, I’m under no illusions that Eli is the youngest visitor to the Subway, but he’s probably on a pretty short list of toddlers who have seen it.