+ Northwest Mountain Ranges

Lakeside View
Natural Cathedral
Trail Roaming
Descending from the High Country
Fall Afternoon on Sheep Lake
Trekking PtarmiganRidge
Out for a Walk
Mt Shuksan
Shuksan Reflection Autumn
Autumn Splendor
Shuksan Reflection
A Perfect Reflection from Picture Lake
Intense Reflection
On this New Morning
35mm scan: Glacier Peak in Image Lake
Up, Up, Up & Over the Pass
Getting Better all the Time....
Trail to Stehekin
Up to the Edge
The View!
Ridge Waliking in the Olympic Mountains
Framing the Tatoosh
A Walk in the Woods
Ponderosa Sunset
TigerMtn
Bursting Light Rays1
Bursting Light Rays2
Old Trail Bridge
Hiking Beneath Cathedral Falls
Descending to Spirit Lake
Desolation Trail
Late Afternoon Glow (2)
Flower Fields, Clouds, & Explosive Mountain
A Hiker's View
The Yellow Aster View
Trekking Out of the Shadows......
PtarmiganRidge
Alpine Penthouse
Picture Pause......
In the Distance
Ridgwalking Graywolf Ridge
Heart and Lyman Lakes......

Lakeside View

Photographer capturing an image high above Rainy Lake along the Maple Pass Trail in North Cascades National Park. (NWMR - 060)

Natural Cathedral

The Cascade Pass/Sahale Arm Trail is in North Cascades National Park and is one of the most beautiful dayhikes anywhere. It is challenging and extraordinarily beautiful all the way to the end of Sahale Arm. Trekking here truly is, indeed, a most spiritual experience. (NWMR-069)

Trail Roaming

A solitary hiker roaming the high meadows of Sahale Arm above Cascade Pass in North Cascades National Park at early dusk. (NWMR-072)

Descending from the High Country

Late afternoon hiker descending the wonderful trail from the Sahale Arm to Cascade Pass in North Cascades National Park. (NWMR-070)

Fall Afternoon on Sheep Lake

Late afternoon autumn beauty at Sheep Lake along the Pacific Crest Trail adjacent to Mt Rainier National Park. (NWMR-071)

Trekking PtarmiganRidge

A solitary hiker enjoying a late afternoon hike along Ptarmigan Ridge in the Mt Baker Wilderness. Glacier Peak in the distance. (NWMR - 064)

Out for a Walk

Two adult mountain goats taking a late afternoon stroll along Ptarmigan Ridge as they move to catch up with the larger heard. Ptarmigan Ridge is one of the finest hikes in Washington state. The trailhead is in the Mt Baker wilderness and one walks in the shadows of Mt Baker, Mt Shuksan, and Glacier Peak. (NWMR - 063)

Mt Shuksan

Mt Shuksan in autumn late afternoon light. (NWMR-001)

Shuksan Reflection Autumn

Mt Shuksan and its reflection from Picture Lake. (NWMR-002a)

Autumn Splendor

Mt Shuksan (9131') on a glorious autumn day from Artist Point, Mt Baker Wilderness. (NWMR-9)

Shuksan Reflection

Mt Shuksan and its reflection from Artist's Point. (NWMR-002)

A Perfect Reflection from Picture Lake

The beautiful Mt Shuksan majestically bathed in alpenglow poses the perfect reflection in Picture Lake. (NWMR--067)

Intense Reflection

After a wonderful dayhike along Ptarmigan Ridge in the Mt Baker Wilderness, I stopped to watch the sunset at Picture Lake and was treated to quite a show with this reflection of Mt Shuksan. (NWMR - 062)

On this New Morning

As dawn breaks and illuminates the Three Sisters Range from the Black Butte Ranch in Oregon, the last of the reflection of evening's moon begins to fade. (MWMR-068)

35mm scan: Glacier Peak in Image Lake

A scanned 35mm slide of Glacier Peak's reflection in the beautifully nestled Image Lake at sunset, Glacier Peak Wilderness, WA. (NWMR-50)

Up, Up, Up & Over the Pass

Hikers nearing the pass while laboring up the Maple Pass Trail in North Cascades National Park. (NWMR - 061)

Getting Better all the Time....

The views just keep getting better and better and better trekking up high along the Sahale Arm in North Cascades National Park. (NWMR-071)

Trail to Stehekin

Trail in the North Cascades leading from the Sahale Arm leading back down to Cascade Pass or perhaps a longer trip down the Stehiken River Valley. (NWMR-053)

Up to the Edge

Expansive views from along the Cascade Pass Trail in North Cascades National Park, WA. (NWMR - 24)

The View!

Beautiful Doubtful Lake nestled beneath the Sahale Arm on the Cascade Pass Trail in North Cascade National Park. (NWMR - 25)

Ridge Waliking in the Olympic Mountains

Solitary hiker ridge walking along the shoulder of Mt Townsend in Olympic National Park. (NWMR-48)

Framing the Tatoosh

Wildflowers frame Mt Rainier's Tatoosh Range from along the Mildred Peak Trail. (MRNP-039)

A Walk in the Woods

A beautiful trail that leads through the old growth forest along the Quilcene River in the Buckhorn Wilderness just outside Olympic National Park. (NWR-50)

Ponderosa Sunset

The day's last rays of the sun touching the beautiful bark of the Ponderosa Pine at the Black Butte Ranch in Oregon. (NWMR-066)

TigerMtn

Light beams shining through the dense forest of Tiger Mountain in the Issaquah Alps at the morning fog burns away. (NWR-26)

Bursting Light Rays1

Early morning fog burning off with an explosion of light along the Pacific Crest Trail in Washington near Snoqualmie Pass. (NWMR-(58)

Bursting Light Rays2

Early morning fog burning off with an explosion of light along the Pacific Crest Trail in Washington near Snoqualmie Pass. (NWMR-(59)

Old Trail Bridge

Defused image of an old worn trail bridge over a small rain forest creek in Olympic National Park. (NWMR - 057)

Hiking Beneath Cathedral Falls

A solitary hiker traverses beneath tje 248' Cathedral Falls along the Goat Creek Trail in Mt St Helens National Monumnet. (NWMR-072)

Descending to Spirit Lake

A solitary hiker descending from St Helens Lake to Spirit lake with Mt Hood and Mt St Helens in the distance. (NWMR - 053)

Desolation Trail

The Johnston Point Trail winding down into the blast zone at Mt St Helens National Monument. (NWMR-045)

Late Afternoon Glow (2)

Late afternoon light highlights both the sleeping mountain and the new wildflowers from Johnson Point at Mt St Helens National Wildlife Refuge (NWMR-27)

Flower Fields, Clouds, & Explosive Mountain

Mt St Helens on a summer glorious afternoon. Mt St. Helens National Monument, WA. NWMR-25)

A Hiker's View

Silhouetted hiker enjoying the view above Upper Thorton Lake still covered with a sheet of ice in late July in a dramatic setting - North Cascades National Park. (NWMR-31)

The Yellow Aster View

Yellow Aster Butte Trail, Mt. Baker Wilderness. (NWMR-013)

Trekking Out of the Shadows......

......of Mt Shuksan (9,131'), Mount Baker Wilderness. (NWMR-007)

PtarmiganRidge

Approaching the flanks of Mt Baker in the glow of the late afternoon sun along Ptarmigan Ridge. (NWMR-065)

Alpine Penthouse

High elevation campsite overlooking the North Cascade range from the end of the Sahale Arm above Cascade Pass -- North Cascades Natonal Park, WA. (NWMR - 23)

Picture Pause......

......under Tomyhoi Peak (7,435'), Mount Baker Wilderness. (NWMR-008)

In the Distance

The view of Mt Adams as seen at sunset from Sunrise in Mount Rainier National Park. (NWMR-037)

Ridgwalking Graywolf Ridge

Olympic National Park (1977) (NWMR-016)

Heart and Lyman Lakes......

from Suiattle Pass in the Glacier Peak Wilderness. (1995) (NWMR-015)