Mount Tamalpais Watershed

 After a few weeks worth of heavy rains, it was predicted to let up sometime on Saturday morning so I decided to hike Cataract Falls rain or shine. It was still raining when I left the house before dawn but from previous experience hiking there in storms I knew that a little bit of rain …

Nymph Lake, RMNP

 As I left the warm hotel room in Estes Park, I had hope that I might photograph a nice sunrise reflection at Dream Lake. There was no wind out unlike the morning before. Unfortunately as I pulled into the Bear Lake parking lot, I knew that was going to be pipe dream at best. Samantha …

Trail Ridge Road, RMNP

 Trail Ridge Road is the most breathtaking drive I have ever done. No offense to Big Sur, Icefields Parkway, Tioga Pass or any of the other world-class scenic drives I’ve done but Trail Ridge is one of the few roads outside of Alaska where you can drive above tree-line through tundra. In-fact at it’s highest point, …

Bear Lake, RMNP

 I got up very early to shoot this sunrise at Bear Lake. I probably waited in the parking lot for an hour before it was even bright enough to be worth getting out of the car for. Normally I probably would have just waited out by the lake but it was extremely windy at Bear …