Sunset at Jonas Ridge Colorful sunset over Jonas Ridge and Linville Gorge Wilderness Area in western North Carolina. Still weeks away from the beginning of spring, the trees are bare except for the colorful buds forming on their tips. The predominate peaks are from left to right; Table Rock, Hawksbill, Sitting Bear and Ginger Cake Mountains.
Mount McKinly 3 a.m. This image of Mount McKinly taken at 3:15 a.m. in early June. The sun was below the eastern horizon yet it shines on the tall snowcaped mountain and reflects in the small lake a few miles away.