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Autumn Colors in Mount Rainier National Park

I have been waiting for just the right moment to visit Mount Rainier National Park, to photograph the subalpine fall colors. This autumn season has started out spectacular and will continue to do so until the snow starts falling, which … Continue reading

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Sun’s Out; Mountain’s Out

The sun is out, and the mountain is out! Just got back from a morning trip to Mount Rainier National Park, Washington to check out the Paradise Meadows wildflower blooming status. As it stands, the wildflower peak bloom has not … Continue reading

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Sizzlin’ in the Northwest

Well, we broke another temperature record for the date yesterday at 93 degrees, here in the Seattle area. Thankfully, the mini heat wave only lasted one day. Suggestions made by the weather people included going up to Mount Rainier to … Continue reading

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Autumn Colors at Mount Rainier National Park

Paradise Meadows, Mount Rainier National Park Summer flowers have come and gone very quickly at Paradise Meadows due to the unusual warm weather and severe drought Washington State has been experiencing this year. The bright, intense colors of autumn have … Continue reading

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Mount Rainier Wildflower Alert

Attention mountain wildflower lovers! The Paradise meadows at Mount Rainier National Park are in bloom. Everything is a bit early this year, as the winter was very mild. The summer blooms are mixing in with the spring Avalanche Lilies. Prominent … Continue reading

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