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The Trail to Spectra Point

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 3 March 2017 in Landscape & Rural.

I wanted to check out Spectra Point as a possible sunset spot. The trail follows the rim of the amphitheater. It's a mile (1.6 kilometers) to the point and another mile to the Rampart Overlook which is the end of the trail. The trail passes near the water tank. I don't know what the two spheres are in the distance. They look like radomes to me.

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Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Avec ces arbres un peu sec au sommet quel découpage et vue sueprbe compo.
amitié

3 Mar 2017 5:36am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Excellent et bel horizon sur ce ciel bleu. )

3 Mar 2017 6:47am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

The most interesting and spectacular location.

3 Mar 2017 7:17am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

La nature a modelé le sol
JP

3 Mar 2017 7:22am

Marie Le Corre from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful details between light and shadow

3 Mar 2017 8:23am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb colors and framing!

3 Mar 2017 9:02am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Magnifique ta photo !

3 Mar 2017 9:33am

willy from Belgium

une vue spectaculaire Steve

greetings

3 Mar 2017 10:47am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Impressiv and very beautiful !

3 Mar 2017 10:50am

farNaaz50 from Gorgan, Iran

Beautiful colors ..

3 Mar 2017 11:01am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Great view

3 Mar 2017 11:25am

jean pierre a from France

superbe rendu des strates!! amitiés

3 Mar 2017 12:28pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Superb opportunity for geologist.

3 Mar 2017 1:10pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Everything on such a grand scale . .

3 Mar 2017 1:51pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Details on the surface and textures are beautiful. It looks a tough trail.

3 Mar 2017 2:22pm

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Magnificent view !

3 Mar 2017 2:33pm

Devi from Chennai, India

amazing image here !! Millions of years ago, a river must have flowed here ! Lovely colours and shapes !

3 Mar 2017 3:36pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

The different colors (different layers) of the rock formation is very interesting.
You bordered the abyss, finally??

3 Mar 2017 3:38pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot that captures the enormous look of the landscape. It looks like it would be a dangerous path around this huge amphitheater.

3 Mar 2017 4:15pm

@Don: The trail gets pretty close to the edge in a couple of places. I wouldn't want to walk it in the dark.

Gérard 1948 from Vilagarcia de Arousa, Spain

Wonderful capture, a fantastic landscape with stunning colors, great work.
Have a good weekend.

3 Mar 2017 4:50pm

franz from Baden, Austria

Fascinating scenery indeed. I like the sparse vegetation on the rim!

3 Mar 2017 6:29pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

Wonderous

3 Mar 2017 7:55pm

Denny Jump Photo from Bellevue, WA, United States

Oh yah - I see them (the radomes..or tanks??) Wonderful scene here with the great colors!! This is wonderful ;-)

3 Mar 2017 11:48pm

London Caller from United Kingdom

What a drop!

4 Mar 2017 12:15am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien

4 Mar 2017 9:40am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

EXCELLENT!

4 Mar 2017 8:43pm

christen from LORRAINE, France

I'd love to be at the same place, to take such a nice picture.

4 Mar 2017 9:08pm