A while back I posted a similar photo taken from the same place at the same time, but I think I like this one better. The added rock surface in the foreground gives a different feel. Let me know what you think.
Photographed September 18th, 2014 from Mount Jo, Adirondack Mountains, New York.
It was a balmy November’s day by North Country standards. T-shirt weather for many a local. You could watch Whiteface lose its snow by the hour. In the evening, most was gone!
A perfect day to do some rambling. Not the easiest stroll to the end of Cherrypatch Pond, but well worth the view.
A panorama of Whiteface Mountain, Cherrypatch Pond, and a nice grove of eastern white pine.
Whiteface Mountain, elevation 4,865 feet.
Note the weather observatory on the summit.
Photos taken today from Big Cherrypatch Pond, Adirondack Mountains, New York.
Photographed one year ago today at Mohonk Lake, Shawangunk Mountains, New York.
Photographed this evening on Mirror Lake, Lake Placid, Adirondack Mountains, New York.
Photographed one year ago today, Mohonk, Shawangunk Mountains, New York.
It was cloudy and rainy on my hike up the mountain but I had some hope the sky might briefly open around sunset. A couple I met on their way down the trail just didn’t understand why I was going up to take photos in the rain, especially in the late evening. “This is when I get off work,” I said, “And I’m hoping for a window of open sky.” I could see the doubt in their faces. Continue reading
Sunset from Mt. Van Hoevenberg. September 24th, 2014. It was nice to have the summit all to myself!