Cattle drive along the Ute Trail. photo credit-S. Hobbs
Summer is quickly fleeting away, but there is still time to capture those special moments for posterity. Ark Valley Voice encourages the community to share those snapshots of summer with our readers. Photos from near and far are welcome. Show us what’s happening in your neighborhood, or in your travels.
First person to submit 2 photos that meet the criteria and are clear images, will win a surprise gift certificate. Must be submitted by August 25, 2019. Submit to clear photos 1000 X 800 pixels to Sandy@ArkValleyVoice.com
Jet, the labrador, retrieving some loosing ducky stragglers from Franz Lake after the winners had been plucked out of the water. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Mayor, PT Woods, right, ready to grab the winning relay race ducky out of the tube. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Burro headed to Burro alley for start of the race. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Old school house along route 285 looking over the southern rockies near Nathrop. photo credit- S Hobbs
Soaring high. photo credit-S.Hobbs
‘A night at the Roller Derby’ photo credit-S. Hobbs
Fast action at the roller derby. photo credit- S. Hobbs
DJLostSol, Mac Frenzi and Amber LC, DJ’s at the roller derby. photo credit-S. Hobbs
‘ Go KHEN Chicken”
Calloway Kuhn diving into the cotton candy at KHEN block party. photo credit- S Hobbs
KHEN block party face painting by Bailey Brossart on the right. April Morrisson on the left. photo credit- S. Hobbs
Chantelle Marriott of Brisbane Australia, left; Suzy Brown of Edinburgh Scotland on the right. Taking the Captain Zipline Adventure Park challenge. photo credit- Sandy Hobbs
View of Captain Zipline Adventure Park in Lost Canyon. photo credit- Sandy Hobbs
Mule talk. photo credit-S. Hobbs
Maverick the mule, looking for some loving. photo credit- S Hobbs
Chickens love to eat bugs on the ground and in the grass. photo credit- S. Hobbs
Roaming free for making of a Chick flick. photo credit- S. Hobbs
Start of the Buena Vista gold rush days burro race. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Louse Kuehster with Pandora and Tracy Laughlin with Mary Margaret [rear} charging for the finish line.
Start of the Buena Vista burro race. photo credit. Sandy Hobbs
Start of the Buena Vista burro race. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Marvin Sandoval and Buttercup on the home stretch after passing the halfway point. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Burros arrive for start of the race. photo credit- Sandy Hobbs
Rocky Mountain Bee flower. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Studebaker Avanti and Ford Falcon. photo credit-Merrell Bergin
Ford delivery van for sale. Needs work, has Corvette engine. photo credit-Merrell Bergin
1955 Chevy Nomad station wagon. photo credit- Merrell Bergin
Rare 1968 Triumph TR250. photo credit- Merrell Bergin
1911 Salida Fire Department Kissel. photo credit- Merrell Bergin
Trout Creek with Milky Way in the sky. photo credit- Erick S. Miller
Flowers and Milky Way. photo credit- Erick S. Miller
ARC Milky Way. photo credit-Erick S. Miller
Abondoned Tracks and Milky Way. photo credit Erick S. Miller
Wildflowers on Ute Trail. Photo credit, Sandy Hobbs.
Salida fire engine to the rescue in the 2019 FibArk parade.
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Ark Valley Voice staff, Dan Smith.
Aliens. photo credit-Merrell Bergin
High Wheeler. photo credit-Merrell Bergin
Shamrock Disposal float
Lining up the parade
Lining up for the parade
Spectators with great seats.
Completing a roll on the river. [photo credit-Sandy Hobbs]
Practicing rolling on the river.
Rolling on the water.
Monster truck at fairgrounds. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Monster truck. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Monter truck. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
The new grandstands at Chaffee County Fairgrounds are are full for the Monster truck show. photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
The mighty Arkansas roaring at sunset from the F street bridge. [photo credit-Sandy Hobbs
Someone loves to bake.
Aristotle John types poetry in the park.
Love me some radishes. Recipe: slice radishes add to fresh slice of buttered bread, add salt. Yum. [photo credit- Sandy Hobbs]
Joi, designer of colorful napkins, placemats, and aprons, in her booth at the Farmer’s Market.
Weathervane Farms fresh vegetables at the Farmer’s Market.
Iris on G Street. [photo credit-Sandy Hobbs]
Newly refurbished fountain at Touber building in Salida. [photo credit- Merrell Bergin]
Newly refurbished fountain at Touber building in Salida [photo credit-Merrell Bergin]
Cattle drive [photo credit- Sandy Hobbs]
A cross planted in the rocks atop the Chalk Cliffs overlooking Chalk Creek Canyon towards Mt. Antero.
Grant Miller and Jared Sink on top of the Chalk Cliffs overlooking the Ark Valley.