Autumn Drive over Boreas Pass, Colorado, to See the Aspens

See golden, autumn aspen groves during a ride over the Boreas Pass Road in the Rocky Mountains, featuring a restored water tank and section house near Breckenridge, Colorado.

My First Ghost Town! Dearfield, Colorado

My first foray into what I hope is a long-running series: ghost towns. First up, Dearfield, Colorado, founded by O. T. Jackson in 1910. It's the site of a former African-American agricultural colony that thrived until the Great Depression and Dust Bowl of the 1930s. Here are photos of the ramshackle remains.