Grab your scarf, pull out the leaf rake and put some hot water on the stove for a cup of hot chocolate. Fall has arrived. It’s that wonderful time of year when the air becomes crisp, the sky has a different hue of blue and the leaves change into the most beautiful colors. We were a little worried about the Ozark color because of the dry summer season but low and behold mother nature still gave us a work of art. A canvas of reds, oranges and yellows scattered across the Horseshoe Canyon Ranch valley.
Oct. 15 – The color is starting to really show.
October 20 – More color.
October 20 – One of my favorite ways to look at the fall colors is horseback.
October 20 – Fall means breeding season for the goats. This is one of our bucks (male) enjoying the fall sun with a doe (female).
October 24 – more change in the color.
October 24 – The horses after a day of work.
October 24 – A beautiful fall evening.
October 24 – The color on the hills makes me think of a big patchwork quilt.
October 25 – The day the color is predicted to peak.
October 25 – Peak day for color. If you click on the photo to enlarge it you can see the breakfast cookout riders.
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