There was a party atmosphere happening at the overlook we chose, with dozens of people and families set up to watch. It reminded me of watching Hailey's comet when I was a little girl.
Here's a progression of the eclipse:
|This was my favorite photo of the bunch.|
Just as pretty as the moon, though, was the drive through the mountains. I love that with just a twenty minute drive from my house, I can be in the mountains and headed towards views like this:
Here a short video that explains more about the supermoon/blood moon combination. It will be 18 years before it happens again.