Monthly Archives: November 2012

Star Trails in Violet

This is my favorite mountain photo, by any photographer. I looooove that it’s mine. So what the hell’s going on with it, right? Here’s the thing…the Soviet Union did a great deal of experimentation in Kazakhstan. They did some social … Continue reading

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Mt. Baker from Puget Sound

Mount Baker is a gorgeous, superlative volcanic cone in the North Cascades. It’s the snowiest place on Earth, holding the record for most snowfall in a single season at 1140″ (2900 cm), and one of the youngest and most geologically … Continue reading

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Rock Climbers in Snowdonia

I was disappointed in not being able to see Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales at 1085 m (3560 ft), but we had a beautiful drive through the park. This was the most photogenic area, on a foggy morning, with … Continue reading

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Chele La Pass

Standing above Chele La Pass in Bhutan, at an even 4000 meters (13,123 ft), the wind screams with a full-throated spirit. It almost feels as though a malevolent force wants to knock you off your perch, which is why there … Continue reading

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Mt. Si with Storm Cloud

This week we’re going on a tour of mountains. We’ll visit Bhutan, Wales, Tanzania, Washington state and possibly a couple other places (or maybe I’ll make you look at a bunch of Mt. Rainier photos). Mountains are my favorite geological … Continue reading

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