Friday, February 1, 2013

Pink Blue Ridge


Yesterday morning's snow was quickly gone -- here at least. On the distant (and much higher) Blue Ridge, the snow stayed . . . 
When they are snow-covered, rising above darker mountains, the peaks of the Blue Ridge make me think of pictures of the Himalayas.

A bit of an exaggeration, I know.

At sunset, the ridge goes pink, as do the clouds above it -- reflecting the sunset we can't see,

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12 comments:

Merisi said...

Exquisite moments of your immensely beautiful view!

Martin said...

Truly beautiful, Vicki!

Thérèse said...

The effects of the sun without it is at least something we can live on happily ever after...

Brian Miller said...

my what beautiful mountains you have..smiles.

Mel said...

Very lovely!

B. Rogers, Living in Black Mountain said...

Great to see the glorious mountains dressed up for you yesterday.

Vicki Lane said...

Everything is covered with snow this Friday morning -- didn't expect that.

Mamabug said...

Love that beautiful Alpine Glow when the sunset turns the mountains pink.

GrandmaK said...

Oh my!!! I'm speechless!!! Wishing you well! Cathy

Darla said...

Your last photo looks nearly like a painting instead of a photo...lovely.

juliet said...

How wonderful to live so close to a mountain range. Your photos are beautiful.

FOLKWAYS NOTEBOOK said...

Wonderful views of your Blue Ridge mountains. -- barbara