Fall Colors in Bishop Creek Canyon (21 photos)

Path through fall-colored aspens at North Lake, Bishop, California, September 2016.

We spent the day after our 20 Lakes Basin hike more leisurely, at Bishop Creek Canyon, where we encountered plenty of fall colors. They worked well with the bright and sunny day, which really made the trees glow when viewed from the right angle.

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Sunset at Moonlight Beach

Sunset at Moonight Beach, Encinitas, California. June 2016.

Moonlight Beach is a beach “pocket” in the coastal cliffs of Encinitas. It’s very busy in summer of course, and it has plenty of features for beach-goers to have a good time! We were there for sunset – subtropical moisture was passing through San Diego and Southern California, bringing some clouds which partially lit up for sunset.

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Carrizo Plain (4 photos)

Near the south end Soda Lake Road, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California, April 2016.

In April, we were on a road trip to California’s “Central Coast” region. On the first day, we drove from San Diego to Santa Barbara and ultimately to Solvang, the Danish-themed little town. I didn’t make any photos there (other than with my cellphone, shared on Instagram) but the following day we drove more inland, returning to Carrizo Plain National Monument.

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