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Skyfire over the Solitario 3

Fresno Canyon and the Solitario, Big Bend Ranch

The rocky edge of Fresno Canyon rested just feet away from my own feet and my tripod, and in front of me, the Solitario seemed to light up with fire as the morning sun began its climb into day. The clouds appeared orange and blue, and even the rock around me glowed with a radiant orange and red light. This morning in Big Bend Ranch State Park was one I will not soon forget.