Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Bear Lake

Bear Lake is the 2nd largest lake in Utah but also shares the lake with Idaho. My brother and his family came over from Portland for a family reunion of the Heath family so I drove north and into the Logan mountains to see them.

 This was taken looking East at the top of the ridge before going down to Garden City, Utah. I caught a hummingbird having lunch. Apparently, a fur trapper discovered this lake in 1819. The lake is 18 miles long and over 7 miles wide.

 Another view from the top of the ridge.

 Taken from a wonderful Bed and Breakfast called the Bluebird Inn on the Idaho side, still looking east. There was a pond in front of the B&B with water lillies.

Trying to get views of the lake through the pines.

 This was garden area at that B&B in Idaho.

Best view of Bear Lake from the Utah side where my brother was staying.

Linking to: image-in-ing: Bottoms up!


NC Sue said...

Great photoos - I'd enjoy being there right now!
Thanks for linking up at http://image-in-ing.blogspot.com/2016/07/bottoms-up.html

Mersad said...

Those are some really nice scenic views. Glad you enjoyed the family reunion.

Mersad Donko Photography

Marleen said...

Beautiful scenery.

Michelle said...

Beautiful views

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

How beautiful! My husband went years ago and has some old photos. Sure is a lovely place!

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