|Small mountain ranges offer relief from the high desert landscapes.|
The town of Monticello (our starting point) is to the east of the range.
Map courtesy of "greatwesterntrails.org".
|The 32 mile drive to Blanding, on a dirt road, is a scenic byway|
in this national forest. It obviously wasn't open to vehicle traffic
on the day we were there.
|Aspens frame our off-the-beaten-path adventure.|
|It's sunny enough for another of our "shadow shots" on|
the glittering snow.
|Sunset highlights the LaSal Mountains on the road|
between Monticello and Moab.
|A full moon rises over red rock country.|