Sunday, August 1, 2010
This morning I headed to the Colorado National Monument to hike down Monument Canyon. Here’s a few photos I took along the way.
Making my way down into the canyon
Looking over the Coke Ovens from the side trip to the overlook
Continuing on down the trail
The Coke Ovens from below
At the bottom of the canyon
First views of the Kissing Couple and Independence Monument
Right under the Kissing Couple monolith
Getting closer to Independence Monument
Looking back up Monument Canyon
Here’s a few photos I tonemapped for a little different look
It was a nice hike to start the day…but since it had rained the night before, it was pretty humid out!