Skagit Valley Barn
Mount Rainier and the Milky Way. The lights on the mountains flanks are headlamps of climbers headed for the summit.
Samish River Boats
Lake Ann from the Maple Pass Trail
Liberty Bell and the North Cascades Highway
Park Butte Lookout and Mount Baker
Dandelions in May
The end of the year is approaching. Time to start the selection process for the 2015 Calendar. Your help is needed! I will post groups of images and out of each grouping I need to select one image for the calendar.
Here are several images from the Park Butte Lookout and Mount Baker. Which do you fancy the most?
Park Butte Lookout 1
Park Butte Lookout 2
Park Butte Lookout 3
Park Butte Lookout 4
On September 3rd, 1964 President Johnson signed into law the Wilderness Act. This watershed piece of legislation has been a cornerstone in preserving the wild lands of America.
The Wilderness Act provides a definition for wilderness: “A wilderness, in contrast with those areas where man and his own works dominate the landscape, is hereby recognized as an area where the earth and its community of…
Always looking for new adventures in the North Cascades I had heard for years about this loop. Its about 40 miles and covers some very striking terrain. The Glacier Peak Wilderness in in the North Cascades of Washington State, nestled between Highway 2 (Stevens Pass Highway) and Highway 20 (North Cascades Highway) its one of the most rugged parts of the state. We did the loop in 6 days and here…
Lake Ann framed in Fire weed. From the Maple Pass Trail.This fall I am offering 3 photo classes. Well, two of the classes are packaged together, but really 3 different classes.
The first class, Take Better Pictures with Your Digital, DSLR Camerais a class I have been teaching now for a while. This class is intended for anyone relatively new to DSLR cameras and/or anyone who is somewhat…
The weather forecast called for a 40% chance of thunder showers, a perfect afternoon to head up into the North Cascades.
Lake Ann, from the Maple Pass Trail.
Lake Ann framed in Fireweed
The 7-mile loop trail is perfect. The parking area is right off of the highway, at Rainy Pass which is about 4,800 ft elevation. The trail switchbacks up through thick forest, swings along side an open curved…