Andrew Slaton

Andrew is a commercial landscape and active lifestyle photographer living on the road full-time with his yogi wife, Ellen, dog, Islay Blue, and stud cat, Colonel Bubba. Based wherever the wind takes them, and teaching workshops along the way. www.slatonworkshops.com


Hike to Mystic Falls, CO

Colorado / Mystic Falls Trailhead

I've been visiting Telluride, CO for the last 20 years, and I'd never once heard of this place. Mystic Falls is not marked on any map I've ever seen.

Andrew Slaton
416 Saves

Hike to Cattail Falls

Texas / Cattail Falls Parking Area

Head south on the Ross Maxwell Scenic Drive in Big Bend. Just after mile marker 3, you will see signs for the Sam Nail Ranch overlook, and a small opening in the scrub brush will appear on your left.

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405 Saves

Backpack to Odessa Lake via Fern Lake Trailhead

Colorado / Fern Lake Trailhead

Odessa Lake seems to be one of the true hidden gems of Rocky Mountain National Park.

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238 Saves

Camp at Alta Lakes

Colorado / Alta Lakes

Note: Camping is permitted around the lake. For more information, head to the US Forest Service website. From the Mountain Village near Telluride, drive south on CO 145 toward Lizard Head pass.

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204 Saves

Camp at Nugent Mountain

Texas / Nugent Mountain Primitive Campsite

Nugent Mountain is a very handsome butte and Big Bend is a great place to go get some splendid desert solitude and recharge your good vibes.

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187 Saves

Camp on the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone River

Wyoming / Clarks Fork Yellowstone River Campsite

Coming out of Cooke City, MT follow the Beartooth Highway (named the most scenic byway in the U.S.) toward Beartooth Pass. Go about 8 miles.

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