Mt. Adams reflected in Takhlakh Lake, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Washington. (Not pictured: immense swarms of mosquito)
Mt. Rainier bathed in the light of a nearly full moon.
Bright Jupiter rises above the summit of Mt. Adams, with the summer Milky Way reflected in the calm surface of Takhlakh Lake.
A meteor takes aim at Jupiter.
Closer view of the stacked lenticular clouds above Mt. Rainier.
A series of stacked lenticular clouds above Mt. Rainier.
Sunset light on the summit of Mt. Adams.
Light from a full moon illuminates the glaciers and icefields on the summit of Mt. Rainier, barely visible through the clouds.
Sunset, High Rock, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Washington
The Milky Way begins to emerge in twilight.
Panorama from Council Bluffs. Three Cascade Range stratovolcanoes are visible (click to enlarge): Mt. Rainier (left), Mt. Adams (center), and Mt. Hood (right). Mt. St. Helens was also visible through the trees to the west.
A nearly full moon rises over the forests of the Cascade Mountains.
Mt. Adams reflected in Takhlakh Lake at sunset.
The dense forest on the west flanks of Mt. Adams. Council Lake at bottom.
White avalanche lily (Erythronium montanum), Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Washington