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PHOTOS FROM OUR CROSS COUNTRY DRIVE–2018
St. Louis, with Michelle and John
Queen Vic Water lillies

Lori and Michelle on throne

St. Louis+2

L St L Hippo

Entering the west

sunset2

PD

bluff

Yellowstone–Waterfall

Yellowstone waterfall 2

Yellowstone waterfall 3

falls deep color

Lori Yellowstone

Yellowstone–Bison

bison roll 2 - Copy (2)

bison portraits

lavender flower

Yellowstone–Mammoth Hotsprings

Yellow and white deposits

white deposits

calcium deposits + steam

Yellow and white deposits

shiny steamy

Yellowstone–Geyser Country

beautiful colors

black and rust floor with steam

blue pond with stick

twisted log

deep field blue

deep field

deep shot of geyser area

grasses 2

geyser erupting 2

L Lori and MF

red and white pot prints

small geyser better

big geyser

L Lori

And south, through Grand Teton NP and Colorado

grand tetons w boats

L tetons

green stripe mountain

Hills

Colorado Wildlife

small goat

Goat head profile

elk 2

Dinosaur Monument

Dinosaur Monument rock

Dino Mon purple flower

Dino Mon small petro w red

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