On Lake Creek, across from our little beach. Quite ferocious this time of year. Deadwood, Oregon
This beautiful orchard has been on fire for the past couple weeks. It's a little past peak now, but still gorgeous. Deadwood, Oregon.
Broad Leaf Maple Leaves
These trees are just over-achievers. You could wear some of their leaves as rain hats, I swear. Deadwood, Oregon
If you had a question about why we live here; this is your answer. Deadwood, Oregon.
Hangin' out on the deck waiting for voles or grasshoppers to come to dinner. Deadwood, Oregon
This is a composite. The subject and foreground are in Colorado and the mountains are in Nevada. They were taken about 2 days apart on the same trip.
The black and white version, because I couldn't decide which one I liked better. Kinda leaning toward this one.
Sweet Creek Falls
Another view of the waterfall complex. Mapleton, Oregon
Abandoned so long, they're actually a landmark. Deadwood, Oregon
Pretty soon you won't know this barn is there at all.
As Yet Untitled
Branching out a little. Wings by 1989juni at Deviant Art.
Fishing in the shallows of Lake Creek, Deadwood, Oregon
It seems our little patch of creek has enough Dace (little fishies) to attract quite a few wading birds. Deadwood, Oregon
International Donkey of Mystery. Deadwood, Oregon
Coming down an alder tree. Deadwood, Oregon.
Great Blue Heron
One of the best things about the creek is watching the passers-by. Deadwood, Oregon
The Road Home
This is Deadwood Creek Road in the evening. This particular spot has a ring of sunlight for about an hour each day. Finally stopped to photograph it. Deadwood, Oregon
This panorama looks east on the creek from the edge of Deadwood, Oregon.
At low water there are hundreds of wonderful vignettes up and down Lake Creek. Deadwood, Oregon
Really cool spot along Highway 36. Deadwood, Oregon
Now this is how you put the perfect ending on a hot summer day. Hunting otter in the creek (no worries, the otters are totally too quick and too far away). Deadwood, Oregon
A friend and I took a walk up the Sweet Creek Falls trail and spent some time splashing about in the water. This is one of my favorite places. Mapleton, Oregon.
Tempi checking out the new field. Deadwood, Oregon
I spent some quality time helping Officer blow his coat. What a sweetie!