Cherry Blossom Group
Cherry trees in full bloom in Spring
Sunset over Mt Si
The setting sun illuminated the clouds above Mt Si near the towns of Snoqualmie and Noth Bend
Great Grey Owl in the Snoqualmie Valley
A very rare visitor to the Snoqualmie Valley of Western Washington is the Great Grey Owl, often referred to as the "Grey Ghost'. Silent in flight, vanishing into the forest.
Thunder on the Snoqualmie
Heavy rains in the Cascade Mountains lead to a rapid rise in the Snoqualmie River as it passes over the Falls. Being the first high flow of the year the river has a particularly muddy look
Rufous Hummingbird in hover
Rufous Hummingbird hovers with stretched wings
Snoqualmie Valley Sunset
A fire sky over the Carnation Farm in the Snoqualmie Valley
The Trillium signaling Spring
The Trillium flowers in Spring before the forest canopy has blocked all of the light from the forest floor.
Dawn in the Snoqualmie Valley is greeted with a display of Crepuscular Rays
The Mossy Hanging Branch
Sunlight catches a moss covered branch above a stream in the Snoqualmie Valley
Hummingbird at rest
One of the residents of the Snoqualmie Valley searching for a meal in an old stump
Fall on the Snoqualmie River
Fall colors highlight the Snoqualmie River in Western Washington. The river is flowing gentle and slow at the end of the typically dry summer and before the late Fall rains begin
Beaver and the Lily
Beaver in Snoqualmie Valley eating a lily stalk
Sunset over Sikes Lake
A small lake in the Snoqualmie Valley prodies a perfect reflection
Adult and juvenile swans fly in close formation.
Sunlight breaks through the Fall mist to throw its light on a lone cobweb created on the branches of a tree
A snowfall in the Snoqualmie Valley followed by a hard freeze resulted in the natural phenomenon of Hoar Frost.
Chipmunk strikes a pose
A chipmunk taking a moment from searching for food to strike a perfect pose for the photographer
Fall in Red and Green
The contrasting colors of Fall
Mount Si Reflection
Mount Si reflects in the mirror surface of the Snoqualmie Mill Pond
Fall on the Rails
Overgrown railroad shows the signature of Fall
Snow Showers over the Snoqualmie Valley
A glorious evening at Sykes Lake in the Snoqualmie Valley as snow showers move across the Upper Valley.
Franklin Falls east of Seattle, Washington
Reinig Road Sycamore Corridor, Snoqualmie, WA
Sycamore Trees line Reinig Road in Snoqualmie, Washington State