Monday, May 31, 2010

Edith Creek Waterfall Memorial Day Picture, Mount Rainier National Park

A few hour break in a two week stretch of major storms.  Edith Creek Waterfall over Memorial Day Weekend.  Out of the house at 2:30 and back in bed by 7:00.

Saturday, May 29, 2010

2011 International Photography Workshops

In 2011 we will return to Kilimanjaro and Serengeti in February.  I will also be leading "The worlds highest trek" to Advanced Base Camp on Mt. Everest, Tibet in April.  For more information visit our main website at
Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari Photography Workshop
Mt Everest ABC Trek, Tibet

Hope to travel with you in 2011 !!


Friday, May 28, 2010

Mt Rainier National Park Openings.

Stevens Canyon Road is scheduled to open today at 8:00 a.m.

Also scheduled to open today:
Cougar Rock Campground @ noon.
Cougar Rock Picnic Area @ noon.
Ohanapecosh Campground @ noon.
Ohanapecosh Visitor Center @ 10:00 AM (Weekends only until June 12th)
Longmire Wilderness Information Center @ 7:30 AM Daily
White River Wilderness Information Center @ 7:00 AM (Friday & Saturday), 7:30 AM (Sunday-Thursday)


Friday, May 21, 2010


Mount Rainier National Park News Release
May 21, 2010


At noon today, Mount Rainier’s historic Paradise Inn will open its doors
for the 2010 summer season.  The Inn, constructed in 1917, is a National
Historic Landmark.  The building showcases a beautiful lobby and dining
room, 118 guest rooms, a gift shop and café and three huge stone fireplaces
to welcome guests.

In addition to the Paradise Inn, the National Park Inn at Longmire is also
open for visitors.  The National Park Inn offers 25 guests rooms, a full
service restaurant, general store and gift shop.

Both inns are operated by Guest Services, Incorporated.  Paradise Inn will
be open through early October.  The National Park Inn is open year round.

Further information is available at  For
reservations call 360-569-2275.