Tall Forb Community of the Intermountain West
Bee Pastures in the Sky
The highlands of the interior West include Wyoming's lofty mountain ranges and Utah's high plateau country. Mountain brush communities, stands of aspens, forests of Engelmann spruce and subalpine fir, subalpine parks and tablelands, and a wildflower-filled panorama welcomes you, the “tall forb community”.
“Other experiences seemed but to have prepared me for this, as souls are prepared for heaven. To describe the colors on a single mountain would, if it were possible at all, require many a volume — purples, and yellows, and delicious pearly grays divinely toned and interblended…”
~ John Muir, Steep Trails 1918