Photographer Scott Pollack has captured just one moment of the boundless and breathtaking beauty to be found in Sichuan's best know National Park, Jiuzhaigou, where the lake's cool turquoise waters reflect and enhance the riot of autumnal colors found up above.
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This verdant green valley, filled with cascading waterfalls and crystal clear pools is one of China's favorite destinations and it's not hard to see why. With the growing number of visitors it's also not surprising that exploring independently is more regulated than it once was (just ask Sascha Matuszak about his trip to Jiuzhaigou in 2001), but it's actually been very well managed and despite the large numbers of tourists, it's still possible to get away from it all and lose yourself for an hour or two beside a babbling brook.
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