When they stopped beside a wide shallow creek, he crouched with his back to her.
On the other side of the creek he set her down.
She heard the gurgling water before the creek came into view.
Its cool year-round creek and rolling hills dotted with wild flowers filled her dreams at night – beckoned.
The creek where the whippoorwills nested, the rolling hills of wild flowers, and the soothing sound of meadow larks - they were all the sights and sounds of a happy childhood.
The grass around the creek was new, giving it a velvety look.
The creek was clear and swift.
Was this the same creek they had stopped to eat lunch beside that first time?
I don't suppose you know Gladys Gillespie of Sow Creek, Idaho do you?
"Do you remember Gladys Gillespie of Sow Creek, Idaho?" she asked.
A sign informed them that they were entering the Canyon Creek Stewardship Project.
Up at the end of the Dexter Creek road—left at the fork, at the very end.
The Dexter Creek Road departed from the highway a few miles north of town and climbed sharply up the eastern escarpment of the valley.
The couple drove over the narrow wooden bridge that spanned Red Mountain Creek, and joined two other cars in the small parking area.
There's a spot down yonder on the creek where all us kids used to swim in the summer.
Dan ran ahead of them, Elise behind, and they flew down a deer path to a creek, then darted across rocks to the other bank.
The ride starts out fairly flat and then climbs—Wolfe Creek Pass at 10,850 feet, Poncha Pass at 9,019, Fremont at 11,318 and finally Loveland Pass at 11,992 feet.
It was after 11:00 by the time Dean struggled around the last turn and reached the summit of Wolf Creek Pass.
"I chased your yellow jacket down Wolfe Creek Pass today," Dean said.
On the other side of the creek, Brutus plodded his way over to a tree.
Alex decided to ride down on his side of the creek and see if he could find a tree across the creek.
A large Oak tree had fallen across the creek in a narrow deep area, trapping debris in front of it to form a natural dam.
Down the hill, across the creek and across the field to the buffalo shed? the crisp air traced their progress with a wisp of steam.
Across the creek, on the hillside, two elk grazed contentedly.
She had played in the creek with Lori and Josh, and finally she had met Alex there.
I thought the creek was close, but I don't hear it.
They paused at the creek while Ed and Princess drank.
As Rob crossed the foot bridge across the creek, Alex and Gerald emerged from the barn and started for the house.
She was remembering the view of the creek from the bridge - and the brush choking its banks.
How could she have let him talk her into swimming in a creek where snakes slithering around in the nearby bushes?