A endless blanket of primrose leads our eyes across the grasslands to the horizon meeting a setting sun. An amazing floral profusion like this comes rarely to the Pawnee National Grasslands in northeastern Colorado, this was the last really good year we had back in 2009. This event was far and away the best show I've seen in my lifetime, but I will keep checking each year for it to erupt in blooms once more.

Discover more inspiring photos like this one.

Download the FREE 500px app Open in app