The photograph on the cover is of West Beckwith Park near the West Elk Wilderness Area, taken by Steven K. Harper in September 2004. The scene was captured from above Kebler Pass Road between Paonia and Crested Butte, using an ­Olympus ­Camedia C-750 camera. Harper is a sole practitioner in Hotchkiss.

September 2011 Issue || Cover Photo Gallery