For many years now I’ve been shooting various beautiful parts of Colorado. Each trip into the foothills of the Rockies or along the front range, I pay close attention to the landscape of the journey.
It’s pronounced: “Veda-voo”.
About an hour outside of Cheyenne, Wyoming, lies the Medicine Bow National Forest. Vedauwoo is an area of rocky granite outcropping which is about 1.3 million years old. It’s been there a long time and the name “Vedauwoo” is a version of the Arapaho word “bito’o’wu” meaning “earth-born”.