Cabins & a Day Spent in the Leaves


For our final day in the mountains we ventured literally through the mountains to Spring Creek, where my family used to have a beautiful cabin. Spring Creek is a good 45 min to an hour from any sort of civilization. So you better be prepared to have no cell service, not run low on gas and have a strong stomach to not get queasy from the sharp turns and twists. I used to love visiting the cabin as a child with my parents and grandparents. These were the times before I felt I needed my iPhone in my hand every other minute to check Facebook and TMZ
. Whatever happened to those days.?
 My brother and I would play in the creek next to the barn, ride the tractor up and down the hill and search through the barn for any treasures we could find. Usually the only things we would find were rusty hammers and maybe a random birdhouse or bench. (My grandparents had an odd obsession with collection bird houses and benches, to this day I still don't quite get it.)
We spent the day winding through the mountain roads, wondering if we were going to run out of gas, praying Landon would not start screaming at any given second and stopping for photo opts at some of the most beautiful locations. 


Barn next to the cabin.

The cabin.


Old gas station near the cabin.




Family!



Hey, Rey was there!

silly in the leaves.




60 comments:

  1. OMG ! Beautiful landscape and pictures !! Wow !! Lucky you are to see this. *o*
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  2. This is so beautiful! I want to come visit you! Love the scenery and what a gorgeous, gorgeous cabin...you're lucky :) I love the leaf throwing pics...yellow is a great fall colour, I just started wearing my mustard tights!

    <3 Cambria
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  3. This is perfect! I love this post. getting away from Iphones, FB, even blogger can do the mind good at times!

    xo
    Classic & Bubbly

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  4. your photos are so pretty! i love the changing colors of the leaves!

    love from San Francisco,
    Britt+Whit

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  5. oh my goodness, this place just looks so magical. with all those beautiful trees and that amaaazing cabin, it just sounds like the best time. and those last two pictures are just the cutest!
    xo TJ

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  6. that place looks so peaceful and beaufiful!

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  7. really nice place, i was in awe when i saw the pictures.

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  8. The picture overlooking all of the trees is phenomenal. What a gorgeous shot!

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  9. adorable!!these pictures are amazing!!
    I love the leaves!!
    ~Veronica

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  10. We love the pictures so much! Such a fascinating scenery to capture! How we wish we were there to witness the place, ourselves! You have such an amazing family! We love it very much! :)

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  11. such a gorgeous place! i love the essence of fall... it looks so peaceful. beautiful family shots, as well! :)

    xx,
    cindy - design3rd

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  12. that trip looks incredibleee

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  13. Those photo's are stunning, it look like you had a lot of fun, I would love to go somewhere like that for a weekend. It would be so nice to get away from the city.

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  15. These photos are amazing! Really captures Autumn at its best. You have a beautiful family. I love the leaf tossing photos - so adorable and your mustard sweater is to die for! Thanks for sharing.

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  16. i am sooooo jealous~
    the places you been to lately
    are beautiful!!

    i wish i could do all this with
    my family :)

    sometimes you need to let go
    of technology and enjoy every
    single moment with your loved ones.

    i bet you it feel good to
    be disconnected from everything
    and focus on what really matters!



    have a great weekend doll!

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  17. These photos are absolutely gorgeous! Oh thank heaven for fall and all its glory :)

    xoxohannah
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  18. Les photos sont superbes! J'aime beaucoup ce blog!

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  19. What an amazing place! You are so lucky!^^
    Beautiful photos, dear!
    xxx
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  20. looks great, like your style
    follow you <3

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  21. Thank you so much for your lovely comments! This cabin looks amazing! Love all of the fall colors! www.casualglamorous.com

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  22. Wow. This looks amazing. I can't get over that pretty view!

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  24. Oh, how lovely & gorgeous! I love the surroundings, it must be really cosy there, having real vacation where you can just relax in this peace of nature ;) Fabulous photos.
    Have a spectacular day,

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  27. what a darling little cabin! oh, it looks like it was the most perfect Fall day :).

    kisses!

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  28. What beautiful fall colors! Gorgeous family.

    xoxo

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  29. That cabin looks so amazing! And fall around this time is so wonderful.

    xx,

    Sam

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  31. Thanks for your sweet comment on my blog. I love your mustard blouse and those landscapes!
    Have a great weekend love :)
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  33. you look so cute on the pics!!!



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  34. Beautiful... the landscape is a bite similar to Gerês here in Portugal. So peaceful... and you look lovely!

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  35. wow!! amazing, beautiful, vibrant pictures, thank you for sharing them with us!! it looks like you and your family had a wonderful time :)

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  38. These pictures are so beautiful:)

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  39. So beautiful! I love the ones with the leaves!!!!! Mustard is one of my favorite colors right now! :)

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  40. Looooooooooove these pictures!!! Gorgeous views! And love the pics of your fam! :)

    Have a fab week, doll!

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  41. Holy gorgeous photos. Just stumbled on your blog and already in LOVE.

    Too funny, I actually posted a picture really similar to your last one! Fall twins ;)


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  42. What a beautiful fall retreat! =)

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  43. Love your photos and your look!!!
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  44. Wonderful photos! I love autumn colors! The trees look so beautiful!

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  45. the pics of the houses are really marvelous! what colors!!!!

    xx Rachel <3<3

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  46. HOW FUN! Love the last photos with the leaves/yellow. Too cute! :)

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  47. I loooooove the photos! :) So beautiful - the last two are my faves!!! :)

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  48. These are amazing family portraits! Although it's rough for professional photographers, I'm actually glad we live in a time that (good) cameras are more accessible, giving people the opportunity to have keepsakes such as these :))

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  49. Beautiful photodiary. Love the Fall colors on the landscape.

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  50. Oh! J'aime les photos! Elles sont tres belles!
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  52. very nice photos!!

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  53. oh my goodness that cabin is so dreamy...jealous of this little vacation!

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  54. Wow such beautiful pictures!!

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  55. what a beautiful place...i am loving your family pics!

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