The roof was in bad shape, but too beautiful to avoid. This is the spot were I used to study medieval Latin.
Cobble streets wrap around the inside of the fort.
The moon highlights the contrails over the engine house in the middle of the night. Foreground light painted.
Near Howardsville, Colorado, the Animas River gets quite wide. This is near the Little Nation Mill, which is worth a stop if you’re traveling north from SIlverton. It’s also near the former Gold King Mine, which “blew” in 2015 and flooded the Animas River with toxic mine water.
While the maps name this the compressor house, I believe, based on its size and number of heavy machine mounts, that it also housed the pumps to drain the mine.
Giant chunks of cooled slag form an island near Mud Lake.