Tag Archives: volcanoes

Pilgrimage to Mount St Helens Volcano

Ranger led talk at Johnston Ridge Observatory, Mount St Helens It’s been 37 years since the eruption of the Mount St Helens Volcano, located in southwestern Washington State. And just about every year, it’s been almost like a religious routine … Continue reading

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Wildflowers and a Volcano

Mount St Helens Volcano and Wildflowers I took a drive to the Mount St Helens National Volcanic Monument over the weekend and was pleased to find the native wildflowers in full bloom. The above photo was taken at the Loowit … Continue reading

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Just One of the Mountain’s Moods

Mount Rainier “This is what we see when we look up at Rainier, the beauty, the horror, the awe, the unbelievability of size that confirms our own consequence on this earth. We look at the mountain, like god and can … Continue reading

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Beautiful Oregon!

I’ve been on the road for a while, showing off the Pacific Northwest to author and dear friend, Stephen F. Kaufman. This summer I invited him out west for a whirlwind tour of some of the best that the Northwest … Continue reading

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The Full Moon and the Mountain

With all the talk about “supermoons,” I thought I would go out tonight and see where the moon was rising in relation to Mount Rainier. So, here you have it. This image was taken in Tacoma, Washington. The trick is … Continue reading

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