A coastal pine tree sprouts candles as it readies for the summer growing season.
Two young bull elk practice sparring during the fall rut in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.
Pink snapdragon flowers bloom in the gardens at McKinley Park in downtown Sacramento, California.
A set of yellow, orange and red snapdragon flowers bloom in the gardens at McKinley Park in downtown Sacramento, California.
Fall foliage lights up the trail to Baker Lake on the west fork of Bitterroot valley in western Montana.
Ice on Bear Creek in the Bitterroot Valley of western Montana
Ice sparkles on evergreen boughs after an early fall storm at Peyto Lake in Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada.