Marie Lake in the High Sierra
Marie Lake and Seven Gables are seen as the Andromeda Galaxy passes overhead
Tufa towers rise out of the ground at Trona -- just outside Death Valley
Selden Pass Milky Way
The Milky Way hangs over Heart Lake viewed from Selden Pass along the John Muir Trail
Marie Lake at Night
Marie Lake facing Selden Pass along the John Muir Trail and Pacific Crest Trail
Muir Hut Under Milk
High atop Muir Pass, the Muir Hut weathers the night under the Milky Way
Mauna Kea Telescopes
W.M. Keck Telescopes on Mauna Kea, Hawaii
Punta Gorda Lighthouse
The Punta Gorda Lighthouse weathers the night along Northern California's rugged Lost Coast.
The Milky Way soars over Mono Lake in California.
Black Rock Desert at Night
The Milky Way over Black Rock Desert, NV aka The Burning Man Playa
Saturn rises over the tufa at Mono Lake, California.
O'Connor Barn -- Circa 1750
The O'Connor Barn illuminated at night under cloudy skies, Concord NH.
Upper Crater Meadow
Upper Crater Meadow lies along the John Muir Trail in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
The Land of the Tufa at Mono Lake, CA
Silver Lake Reflection
The water is but a mirror at Silver Lake, CA
Keyser Pond, NH
The stars fly high above Keyser Pond in New Hampshire.
Mono Lake Milky Way Sunrise
A tufa island rises out of the water under the fading Milky Way at sunrise at Mono Lake, CA
Pika Lake Campsite
Camping at Pika Lake off of the Duck Pass Trail in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Pinecrest Lake under the Milky Way
Milky Way over Pinecrest Lake, California.
Newman Vista on Interstate 5
Newman Vista, CA under clouds
Mauna Kea Star Trails
Star Trails on Mauna Kea
Perseids over Hell For Sure Lake
A meteor rains down along side the Milky Way over Hell For Sure Lake in the Sierra National Forest in California.
The Milky Way trails over the Trona Pinnacles outside Death Valley, California
Lake Marie Winter
Jupiter sets on the horizon near Marie Lake in the Sierra Nevada Mountains
Andromeda rises over the Devil's Postpile National Monument
Mt. Whitney at Night
Mt. Whitney towers under the nighttime sky illuminated by a partially eclipsed moon
Sierra Nevada Juniper
A twisted Juniper tree stands tall under the stars near Muir Trail Ranch and Blaney Hot Springs
Thousand Island Lake Milky Way
The Milky Way jets over Banner Peak at Thousand Island Lake in the Sierra Nevada Mountains
Mt. Whitney Hut at Sunset
The Mt. Whitney Hut sits atop the highest point in the contiguous States at 14,505 ft.
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