Montana Outdoors

September 29, 2008

Surprise fall colors

Filed under: Montana, Nature, Outdoors, Photography, Photos, Pictures, Wildflowers — montucky @ 9:22 pm

Today’s hike was an exploratory one to see if the fall colors had started. Well yes, colors were there, but not the ones I expected.

Indian Paintbrush

Indian Paint brush

Daisies

Daisy

St. John’s Wort

St. John's Wort

Knapweed (Nasty weed, but pretty blossoms and heavily visited by bees)

Knapweed

Yarrow

Yarrow

Pearly Everlasting

Pearly Everlasting

Almosta Flower (Well, as close as I could come to fall leaves!)

Almosta flower

The Fall leaves haven’t turned color yet, but the flowers are still pretty and with the Clark Fork River as a background three thousand feet below, it was a great hike!

Clark Fork River

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