I went up into the park for another night hike with Jon Blake - this time looking for some starry reflections in the melting ponds and lakes. Unfortunately, Mother Nature had other plans and blew a bunch of wind our way. Ugh... Apparently our plans weren't as important as hers!

We had a good time anyway and we did get a pretty cool view from one of the overlooks that included the Milky Way over Thatchtop Mountain. This image was taken from a trail above Bear Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park near Estes Park, Colorado. On this one, I just did a single exposure with no stacking or exposure blending.

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