About Danielle Huddleston Photography:

I am a wife, homeschool mom, a hiker, and a photographer living in Oklahoma. I love beautiful light and being in the woods. I share what I love on this blog, be they trails, pictures, or homschooling curriculum. Thanks for stopping by!



  • Labor Day Vacation 2017 ~ Day 3~ Witchita Mountains Wildlife Refuge

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    These cattle roam free on the refuge.

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    Elk!

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    Elk Mountain hike!

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    It’s a lot of up…

    ha

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    Beautiful place.

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    I like to hike in the morning and evening.

    Beautiful light and cooler temps.

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    As a photographer I think it is totally acceptable to ask that we only hike in the golden hour…

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    Nick took the big kids to finish the hike to the top.

    Little bit and I hung out in this amazing spot with awesome views.

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    She thought pretending to eat me was giving me kisses.

    Ha

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    The tiny specks on the top of the ridge are my kids.

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    Rabbit!

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    Nick took this from the top!

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    Headed down.

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    After this hike we ate lunch at the camper and went into town to go the Museum of the Great Plains.

    Since this is already a long post, I will do a seperate post from the museum.

    After visiting the museum we had vehicle trouble!

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    We hung out in a car parts store parking lot for a while and had no clue if we would be able to drive home the next day.

    Let alone make it back to the campground.

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    We stopped at a nearby park to let kids run off energy and so Nick could research(our campsite did not have any cell service).

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    After none of our efforts to find a shop to repair it or a reasonable rental that fits a family of 7 we headed back towards our campsite.

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    It was an interesting twist to our vacation but gave me a glimpse into what full time travel might be like.

    If you break down, you don’t know anyone around to help fix it.

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    I was thankful for Nick offering to stop at a spot on the way back to the campsite.

    Our vehicle was running rough but we made it back(it was a holiday weekend so our options were limited).

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    This place just shows off at sunset.

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    I had no clue what the next day would hold but loved ending a somewhat stressful day on such a beautiful note.

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