August 30, 2011

Autumn Landscape, Adirondacks

Photograph by Michael Melford, National Geographic

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Sunlight dapples the shoulders of Algonquin and Wright, two of the more than 40 so-called High Peaks that rise above 4,000 feet. Once blighted by logging and industry, the region has undergone a renaissance of woods and waters.

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5 comments
Kat W
Kat W

So beautiful! 

Jeb Jones
Jeb Jones

Is this Heart Lake in the foreground, taken from Mt. Jo?

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