Although Tooele County is widely renowned for its vast desert expanses, it also has several mountain ranges that come alive in a burst of color as shorter days and cooler temperatures arrive.
For years, photographer Jolie Gordon of Lake Point has pointed her camera’s lenses toward the county’s high peaks and deep canyons during fall to photograph sweeping vistas drenched in orange, yellow and red, or a solitary leaf moistened by dew.
Today’s Hometown section features new and recent photography by Gordon of Tooele County’s fall colors. To see even more of her photos, view her website at www.joliesview.com.
The weekend forecast by the National Weather Service is calling for a chance of showers, but with fall colors at their optimum and welcomed storms rolling through after a parched summer, this weekend may be the ideal time to enjoy the colors of fall in Tooele County.