America The Beautiful!

Happy Independence Day!  There are so many beautiful places in the USA.  Here’s one that inspired the poem that led to the song, “America The Beautiful”!

The view from the top of Pike's Peak!

The view from the top of Pike’s Peak!

Riding the cog railway up to the top of Pike's Peak!  Geoffry and Nathan and Muriel, our exchange student from Dusseldorf, Germany!

Riding the cog railway up to the top of Pike’s Peak! Geoffrey and Nathan and Muriel, our exchange student from Düsseldorf, Germany!

This photo was taken near the top of Pike's Peak in Colorado.

This photo was taken near the top of Pike’s Peak in Colorado.

Check out some great info about this song here:

 Tween US page, “9 things you didn’t know about America The Beautiful”

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About Beth W.

I try to look for the positive in the people and situations I come in contact with! I believe in the power of positive thinking and I believe that even challenging circumstances can be learning experiences if we have a positive mindset! I'm having fun blogging at: http://picturingpositive.com
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2 Responses to America The Beautiful!

  1. Karen Ryberg says:

    I love the view from Pike’s Peak! I did not know the America the Beautiful connection.

    • Beth says:

      It is a gorgeous view! I knew the connection, but on the link I posted, there is a ton of great info and pictures! She really did her homework! 🙂

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