P2philip From Austria, joined Jan 2005, 99 posts, RR: 2 Posted (5 years 7 months 2 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 3700 times:
I'll possibly have the opportunity to spend some time in the area of KEGE in January and would like to do some photography at the airport. Looking at pictures in the database some nice climb-out shots with decent background should be possible. I would like to gather as much information as possible especially on the following points:
Contrail25 From United States of America, joined Aug 2009, 159 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (5 years 7 months 2 weeks 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 3638 times:
Don't forget cougars! (not the middle aged female type either)
Actually it's fairly developed around the airport, but there is still a lot of wildlife. Unless you are really out in the boonies chances are you won't see any of the threatening kind. Bears...well that's hit or miss.
The weather in Colorado this time of year is crazy. Could be sunny and gorgeous, or below zero with zero visibility due to snow. Pack accordingly.
Can't answer on the good shot locations, but with the hills around there, they should be a plenty.