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Golden Memories by Nate-Zeman Golden Memories by Nate-Zeman
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Golden sunset light kisses the peak of Mount Silverheels, as seen from Boreas Mountain. Legend has it this massive mountain was named after a dance hall girl, who was the only woman to stay behind to take care of ailing gold miners when a smallpox epidemic broke out. Interestingly enough, the rainbow in this image seems to end directly over South Park, which was founded as a mining town during the gold rush in the mid 1800's. This entire area is rich in Gold Rush history. Boreas Pass was an early route constructed in the 1860's to connect the two mining towns of South Park and Breckenridge, Colorado. In the 1880's narrow guage rails were laid to accomodate a train which would run gold from the high mountain gold camps back to Denver. Today Boreas Pass is a dirt road enjoyed by motorists looking for stunning mountain scenery, but on this particular evening it seemed the ghosts of a time long since passed, were stirring.

Pike National Forest - Colorado

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lori77 Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2011
I could repeat myself over and over, your work is amazing! Love it!
furyfull Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2011
It looks the way heaven ought to.
Nate-Zeman Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2012  Professional Photographer
Thanks! Not trying to spam you but if you'd like to keep up with my photography and travels you should follow me on Facebook, I update it much more often than DA these days [link]
myklepics Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2011
wow excellent photo!
Nate-Zeman Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2011  Professional Photographer
thanks so much!
ambulance-ambience Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
great exposure! this is such a lovely shot with the clouds, rainbow, flowers, hills... everything! did you use two different photos and merge them together to get the lighting in the foreground and background visible?
Nate-Zeman Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2011  Professional Photographer
nope just one photo Thank you! [link]
Lior-Art Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
ממש נהדר :trophy:
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