Tall Tales From The Field

Southern Utah Painted With Fall Colors- Part One

I recently showcased fall images from The North Rim area of The Grand Canyon in Northern Arizona. The highlands of Southern Utah have been putting on its own fashion show this past week. This area is above the redrock country most associated with Southern Utah, reaching some 7,000 to 10,000 feet in elevation.  These beautiful sub-alpine forests contain awesome Aspen tree groves that provide most of the color in these mountains.  Stay tuned as the autumn colors migrate to lower elevations in the next month, including in and around Zion National Park.

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Reservoir near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Mule deer graze during autumn in the highlands in Southern Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors extend to Cedar Breaks National Monument in Southern Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

Fall colors have arrived at Kolob Terrace near Zion National Park, Utah

 

 

 

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12 responses

  1. Beautiful photos. I love the fall and especially Aspen trees.

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    October 11, 2015 at 6:21 PM

  2. My oh my this is brilliant! I love the lens eye shot! Great work, keep it up 🙂

    Makes me want to look for colours here in The Netherlands too!

    Happy Monday!
    Tieme

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    October 11, 2015 at 11:32 PM

  3. What can I say? These are sumptuous, beautiful colours perfectly captured. Wonderful 🙂

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    October 11, 2015 at 11:56 PM

  4. Gorgeous! The one with the deer was amusing – you clearly had their attention!

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    October 12, 2015 at 2:21 PM

  5. Wow, spectacular colors!

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    October 12, 2015 at 6:39 PM

  6. I can only say ” Heaven on Earth Pictures”

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    October 12, 2015 at 9:01 PM

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