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Paradise 1.18.13

Saturday, January 19, 2013

We enjoyed another amazing day at Mount Rainier. A weird temperature inversion made it nice and warm at The Mountain while it was cold and foggy in the lowlands.
There were interesting clouds and a beautiful sunset.

Playing with the camera on the way there. We'll see that cloud all day.

Mount St Helens

Mount Adams

Mt Hood behind Pinnacle Peak

A wind gust blowing the snow around

56 degrees at our 6300' lunch spot at about 1:30

Looking down at the Nisqually River and the road

Lunch View

Me starting down

Lenticular Cloud forming over Mt Adams

Glowing now

That cloud again


Pretty in Pink

Sunset from lower parking lot

Sunset Pano


Member Comments About This Blog Post:
1BEACHWALKER 1/26/2013 12:14AM

    emoticon Love the sunset and color on the mountains! Isn't that funny how it can be 56 and you can still see all that snow!!!!

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LYNDALOVES2HIKE 1/20/2013 9:02PM

    Wow, as usual I absolutely love your pictures. I could look at them all day long! I'm so happy you had such a nice day [a little jealous but then again, I'm not that thrilled about snow] - thanks for sharing!

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LINDAKAY228 1/20/2013 7:04PM

    It is just so beautiful. I'm glad you had such awonderful day! I always love the pics you post!

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ANDYLIN90 1/19/2013 11:42PM

    Oh Wendy, more awesome pictures of THE MOUNTAIN! I'm so glad you post and you're out there doing it. Good for you! I had to laugh at the picture of the thermometer...56 degrees is perfect! I've thought of getting a thermometer for my pack, but I'm afraid looking at a reading over 100 degrees would only make me feel hotter.

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OUTDOORGIRL71 1/19/2013 10:17PM

    Wendy...... emoticon as always.

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TMCLEOD4 1/19/2013 8:43PM

    Fantastic shots! I'm going up there tomorrow. I hope the weather is half that good!

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FLORNH 1/19/2013 1:16PM

    So beautiful!!!! What a treat to enjoy some warm weather and sunshine in the park!

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SRBSRB26 1/19/2013 12:09PM

    Beautiful! Thanks!

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