Overlooking the Lower Dusy Basin (July 2018)
Coming down from a pass gave us a wonderful view of the lower lakes of Dusy Basin.
Late Afternoon in Dusy Basin (July 2018)
The light turned warm early due to the fires nearby as the sun reached lower towards the horizon.
Barrett Lake 11634' (July 2018)
A gloomy afternoon with the Palisades looking over at one of the Barrett Lakes.
Alpine Wildflowers in Palisades Basin (July 2018)
The wildflowers were thriving at nearly 12,000 feet. July to August is a great time to see wildflowers bloom!
Sunrise near Dusy Basin (July 2018)
Waking up to the sun near Dusy Basin. The sun can finally dry our wet tents!
Sunset at Taft Point (February 2018)
A dry winter in the Sierra Nevada.
El Capitan Lit (February 2018)
El Capitan lit up by the late afternoon sun.
Foggy Sunrise at Thousand Island Lake (September 2017)
A chilly morning for a beautiful sunrise. :)
Lake Virginia Sunset (September 2017)
Sunset at Lake Virginia after a little bit of hailng.
Sunset at an Unnamed Lake near Italy Pass (September 2017)
Very colorful sunset at an unnamed lake near Italy Pass.
Sunrise at Garnet Lake (September 2017)
Garnet Lake at sunrise. Just as beautiful as Thousand Island Lake.
Half Dome Sunset from Eagle Peak, Yosemite National Park (April 2017)
A unique view of Half Dome from Eagle Peak. Especailly during the early season when one needs to hike through snow. It is all worth it with the bonus of solitude, though!
Matthes Crest, Yosemite NP (September 2016)
Matthes Crest as seen from the rappel of the North Summit. I couldn't resist taking out my camera for this moment while I was rappelling.
Alice Lake, Sawtooth Wilderness (September 2016)
A beautiful labor day hike with barely anyone around. It was a peaceful day until the win started to pick up and some snow started to fall.
Sun Valley, Idaho (September 2016)
It snowed the night before, so everything was nicely coated. The warm temperature of the day already melted a lot of the snow away by late afternoon.
Craters of the Moon National Monument (September 2016)
The caves were formed from lava chambers that existed millions of years ago.
Sunrise at Moose Lake #2 (August 2016)
Sun lighting up the mountains above Moose Lake in Sequoia NP.
Moose Lake Flowers (August 2016)
Purple flowers living in the alpine environment of Moose Lake, Sequoia NP.
Mt Whitney Sunrise (July 2016)
View from top of Whitney as the sun starts to creep up above the horizon.
Heavenly Hitchcock Lake (July 2016)
A heavenly moment while exploring one of the Hitchcock Lakes below Mt. Whitney.
Late afternoon at Hitchcock Lakes (July 2016)
Calm afternoon at one of the Hitchcock Lakes behind Mt. Whitney, Sequoia NP.
Thousand Island Lake Sunrise (July 2016)
Watching the morning sun light up Banner Peak from Thousand Island Lake.
Milky Way over Thousand Island Lake (July 2016)
Milky Way overlooking Banner Peak and Thousand Island Lake.