Crested Butte Gothic Drive Album
Crested Butte is known as the wildflower capital of Colorado.  The
wildflowers in July are spectacular.  This drive was done is July 2015  
and goes
on Gothic road to Emerald Lake.
A Magpie admires Crested Butte
Mountain.
Gothic Road starts by the cemetery
west of Crested Butte Mountain.
Gothic Mountain from the north
side.
Our route takes us to the
mountains to the north.
Gothic Mountain from the east
side.
We arrive at Emerald Lake with
this view looking north.
Gothic Road goes north from the
cemetery.
Panoramic looking south toward Crested Butte
Mountain
.
Emerald Lake looking south.
Emerald Lake looking south.
A young fisherman after trout in
Emerald Lake.
Emerald Lake from one side to
the other.
We start the 8 mile drive back to
Crested Butte.
The view from Gothic Road to the
east.
Looking south with Gothic
Mountain to our right.
Looking northwest from the east  
side of  Gothic Mountain.
Looking north from the east side
of Gothic Mountain.
To the east a chipmunk enjoys
the view as it eats lunch.
Along Gothic Road we encounter
a Porcupine.
As we approach town the valley
below transforms into rolling
farmland.
From the south side of Crested Butte Mountain a panoramic view of the
mountains of Emerald Lake.