Snow & Spire:
Flights to Winter in the North Cascade Range
'...You cannot stay on the summit forever; you have to come down again.
So why bother in the first place? Just this:
What is above knows what is below, but what is below does not know what is above.
One climbs, one sees. One descends, one sees no longer, but one has seen.
There is an art of conducting oneself in the lower regions by the memory of what one saw higher up.
When one can no longer see, one can at least still know...'
- Rene' Daumal, The Art of Climbing Mountains, from 'Mount Analogue' -
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The North Cascades (Winter)
Coast Mountains: British Columbia
The Waddington Range
The Canadian Rockies
The Pasayten Wilderness
The Chelan/Sawtooth Mountains
Winter Fire Lookouts of the Northern Cascades
The North Cascades (Spring/Summer/Fall)
The Central & North Central Cascades
Mt. St. Helens
Glaciers of the North Cascades
Glaciers & Mountains Of Southern Washington, Oregon, & Northern California
Glaciers Of Olympic National Park
Glaciers Of Montana, Wyoming, & Idaho
The Monochromatic Mountain