America the Beautiful!

101509 456

I really have a desire to go up and shoot another picture. It’s been snowing up at the Peak for a couple days and it’s glorious when it’s snow covered! Maybe I’ll throw on my clothes and go up there now before work this afternoon….

I’ll post a new pic tonight if I do. Below is a link to videos of the Pikes Peak Cog Railroad that takes daily trips from where I live in Manitou Springs up to the top of Pikes Peak, weather permitting. Lightening storms can be deadly up there. The other link is music and history of Katherine Bates and the song she wrote when visiting Pikes Peak, America. Click and

Enjoy, if you have the time.

http://www.cograilway.com/Pikes%20Peak%20train%20videos-A.htm

http://womenshistory.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?site=http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/lyrics/america.htm

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s