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Rocky Mountain National Park as experienced each month of the year.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Foreword: Sunrise, celebration / by SueEllen Campbell -- Introduction: interesting times -- January: wild basin: punctuated rhythms of geology and climate -- February: upper Colorado River: people alter the rhythms -- March: The view West from Moraine Park -- April: Lily Lake: animal rhythms -- May: Cow Creek: alternative rhythms -- June: Loch Vale: secrets within the scenery -- July: Forest Canyon: enduring rhythms -- August: the high center: drama visible and invisible -- September: Lawn Lake and Fall River Valley: flood rhythms -- October: big meadows: rhythms of wildfire -- November: Glacier Gorge: rhythms of air -- December: Bear Lake: contemplating rhythms.