Scenic Sunday #97: Evening in the Mountains

Late afternoon in western North Carolina. July 10, 2009.

This is my post for the Scenic Sunday meme, which shares beautiful scenes from around the world.  To see more Scenic Sunday posts, or to join and show your own pictures, click HERE.

Our yard and garden has been keeping me busy, so I haven’t had much time to work on pictures.  As a result I’ve gone back to my archives for this picture.

We were in the mountains of western North Carolina last July visiting family.  The day had been overcast, but in the late afternoon we were treated to rays of sunlight breaking through the clouds.

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12 Responses to “Scenic Sunday #97: Evening in the Mountains”

  1. Becky Says:

    This is such a beautiful shot George…the colors are stunning!!!

  2. Karin Says:

    Ooooo, I love the way the light beams through the clouds!! Cool shot!

  3. Ginny Hartzler Says:

    What lovely dark blues and pinks, and I can see the rays just shining through!!!

  4. Neal Says:

    That’s beautiful!

  5. NCMountainwoman Says:

    I love it when we have pink or orange evening sky. Nice photograph.

  6. Susie Says:

    Love those purples and pinks.

  7. Karin Says:

    Loved those ocean photos which Betsy is featuring today! Simply gorgeous – both the scenery and the photos!

  8. happyone Says:

    Beautiful pink sky.

  9. Rose Says:

    George, this is a one of kind shot…it belongs on greeting cards.

  10. Cheryl Says:

    What a beautiful ending to a day!

  11. MaryBeth Says:

    Lovely.
    I do love the beach but I am at home in the mountains. I feel so much better there. It calms me. MB

  12. Tricia Says:

    Spectacularly captured! I love the color of that sky & the sun rays shining down!

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