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Fall Colors in Washington State 2011!!

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Re: Fall Colors in Washington State 2011!!

Postby lcarreau » Mon Sep 26, 2011 1:35 am

Sure you got Fall !

I'll be expecting some LARCH photos for my "eye-popping" enjoyment ..

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Re: Fall Colors in Washington State 2011!!

Postby ExcitableBoy » Mon Sep 26, 2011 3:14 am

i've no photos to add this year, but I remember one fall driving over Blewet Pass on our way back from Leavenworth. There were some Birch trees just outside of the Town of Liberty that were so beautifully yellow/orange it looked like the trees were on fire,
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Re: Fall Colors in Washington State 2011!!

Postby nartreb » Thu Oct 06, 2011 10:45 pm

Curse you Greg, you knew I'd be away from the East Coast for much of our season this year! So who challenged you this time?
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Re: Fall Colors in Washington State 2011!!

Postby mountainsandsound » Fri Oct 07, 2011 12:26 am

Just posted one I took at Easy Pass on 10/2. The lighting that day was challenging for pictures. Alpine larches weren't quite at their zenith. Unfortunately it seems like we're going from summer straight to winter and getting up to 6,000 feet to see some larches will involve snowshoes very soon!
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Re: Fall Colors in Washington State 2011!!

Postby lcarreau » Fri Oct 07, 2011 12:48 am

Yeah, I KNOW about the polar air mass coming down from the Pac NW ... it's making things quite comfortable here in Arizona.

So, where's the Larches ???

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Re: Fall Colors in Washington State 2011!!

Postby Tangeman » Tue Oct 11, 2011 3:01 am

Yeeee! I got some on the way, but for now, you can enjoy some berries etc in my Poe Mountain TR from yesterday.
http://www.nwhikers.net/forums/viewtopic.php?t=7994696
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Re: Fall Colors in Washington State 2011!!

Postby CzechMark » Tue Oct 11, 2011 3:38 am

I'm headed to the Enchantments next weekend. Perhaps the colors will be vibrant then. I'm definitely bringing by Nikon DSLR in the pack. I will post them if they are worthy of a Washington Fall representation haha
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