This week Amy (The World is a Book) has challenged me to go to the mountains, and so I shall.
Traveling has been limited to Sacramento lately. Not exactly sure why. But these photo challenges gives me a good reason to check out my library. The highest mountain I ever visited was the Himalayas when I visited Nepal in 1965. At the time Kathmandu had traveler restrictions, and two small hotels. The Royal Nepal Airline had 3 planes, not a modern jet plane. We traveled between the peaks. A pretty scary ride. But alas I don’t have any photographs.
Sacramento is located two hours from the Sierras and Lake Tahoe. Heading east Donner Lake is a beautiful, quiet stop.
Heading east the Sutter Buttes make for a rural landscape.
Northern California’s Coast range provides many photo opportunities just as long as there is a place to pull over. Otherwise commuter traffic makes this prohibitive.
My first trip with my dslr Nikon D70 was to Seattle, Washington.
So this ends my tour of my Western United States mountains that call to me. Any image catch your attention?
3 thoughts on “Lens-Artists Photo Challenge # 222 The Mountains are Calling!”
Great post Marlene! You beat me this time. 😊
What a beautiful image selections for this theme. Thank you for sharing with us..
Love the reflections on the lake, the snow on the montains are beautiful, and the Mount Diablo, how incredible!
Amy, I am not always able to get WordPress to allow me to respond. Thanks for your gracious comments.