Red Mountain

© Joan Classen

Red Mountain

Uploaded: May 10, 2019 14:25:24 | Entered: May 10, 2019 14:34:31


One of the three peaks in the San Juan Mountains of western Colorado in the U.S. about 5 miles south of Ouray. The mountains get their name from the reddish iron ore rocks that cover the surface. The ghost town mining camp is located at the foot of the mountain.

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 33.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS REBEL T5i


John Koepfer @PresentPleasures May 10, 2019

Wonderful scene and landscape capture Joan, love the reddish colors in the mt, light and the mining town adds excellent interest and scale!!! Going on my bucket list!!! #1725269

Joan Classen level-classic May 12, 2019

Thank you, John! Glad to hear it's on your bucket list!☺️ #11766446

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures May 12, 2019 1

My bucket is getting more like a barrel:-) #11766447

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