I always hike with the hopes that there will be a story to tell, but even under the most optimistic scenarios, there’s never any guarantee that the experience will actually be worthy of its own blog entry. This entry is an example of what happens when I go out on a photography mission, and miraculously, everything goes as planned. No mountain lions, no getting trapped high up on a cliff wall, and no sliding out of control down a steep backcountry slope. Just a simple, well-timed hike into a beautiful area to take pictures, and then an uneventful hike back out. Boring, but productive.
Picture of hiker in Fog at Cape Kiwanda in Pacific City, Oregon.
Sunrise on the Tatoosh Range from Mount Rainier National Park
Mountain biking at Smith Rock State Park in Terrebonne, Oregon
Trees along Whitewater Creek in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness Area.
Sunrise at Trillium Lake with Mount Hood reflecting in the background.
Hiking below one of the waterfalls along Fall Creek and the Green Lakes Trail
Purple lupine at Paradise in Mount Rainier National Park
Sunset in the Mount Hood Wilderness Area
If you want to see more photos from my recent adventures, check out the New Images gallery on our main Pacific Crest Stock photography site. This gallery contains several hundred new images that Mike and I have taken over the last few months.
Posted by Troy McMullin
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