Maples with a Blue Sky

Big Leaf Maple (Acer macrophylla) at Olympia's Priest Point Park
image captured on November 6th, 2005 at 3:30 p.m.


  1. Those trees are just waiting for winter! Your photo makes me want to get outside and take a walk.


Aldo Leopold: "We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect."

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