This photo shows the Garden of the Gods from a less common viewpoint, from the west looking east towards the backside of the famous rock formations in Colorado Springs. I took this photo while hiking in Red Rock Canyon Open Space using a Canon 6D DSLR camera and a Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM lens.

Red Rock Canyon Open Space is a wonderful spot for hiking in the foothills of the Front Range Rocky Mountains in Colorado Springs. The park offers terrific views of the famous Garden of the Gods rock formations, which you can see here in the upper-left. I took this photo with a Canon 6D DSLR camera and a Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM lens.

I took this photo while hiking the Scotsman Trail in Garden of the Gods Park, using a Canon 70D DSLR camera and a Canon EF-S 17-55mm lens. This is looking northeast, towards the park's main rock formations.

I took this photo while hiking in Garden of the Gods, a beautiful spot for hiking in Colorado Springs, at the base of Pikes Peak. This is a backside view of two of the park's most prominent rock formations, taken while hiking the Scotsman Trail. I took this photo with a Canon 70D DSLR camera and a Canon EF-S 17-55mm lens.

A snowy Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak, a day after a snowstorm, as seen from the Mesa Overlook near the entrance to the Garden of the Gods park. This was in the morning; after a few hours of high elevation sun, most of it have melted away. This was taken with a Canon 70D and Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X116 Pro DX lens.

A snowy Pikes Peak and Garden of the Gods, a day after a snowstorm, as seen from the Mesa Overlook near the entrance to the Garden of the Gods park. This was in the morning; after a few hours of high elevation sun, most of it have melted away. This was taken with a Canon 70D DSLR and Canon EF-S 17-55mm lens.

I took this photo the day after a big snowstorm hit Colorado Springs, from the Mesa Overlook near the entrance to the Garden of the Gods park. This was in the morning; after a few hours of high elevation sun, most of it have melted away. This was taken with a Canon 70D DSLR and Canon EF-S 17-55mm lens.

The Garden of the Gods red sandstone rock formations on a snowy day in May. I took this photo with a Canon T3i DSLR and a Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM lens.

A snowy day in May in Garden of the Gods, looking west towards the Colorado Springs Front Range. I took this photo with a Canon T3i DSLR and Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM lens.

A photo of Garden of the Gods, overlooking the entrance to the park, with a snowy Pikes Peak towering in the background. This was taken in May, just after a spring snowstorm, using a Canon T3i DSLR and Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM lens.