Trip Reports: Skyline Press

 

 

 

Uncompahgre Peak

Uncompahgre Peak, Big Blue Creek, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, photo

Big Blue Uncompahgre

The north face of Uncompahgre Peak (14,309 ft.), as seen from Big Blue Creek. 

Uncompahgre Peak, sunset, panorama, fourteener, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, photo

Uncompahgre Sunset Panorama

Panoramic sunset view of Uncompahgre Peak, the sixth highest fourteener in Colorado, as seen from Matterhorn Peak.

 

 

 

Wetterhorn Peak

Wetterhorn Peak, Uncompahgre Wilderness, fourteener, sunset, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, photo

Wetterhorn Peak Sunset

Sunset light on Wetterhorn Peak (14,015 ft.), a fourteener in the Uncompahgre Wilderness - July. 

Colorado,San Juan Mountains,Uncompahgre Wilderness,Wetterhorn Peak, panorama, sunset, photo

Wetterhorn Sunset Panorama 2

Winter sunset behind Wetterhorn Peak - April.

Colorado,San Juan Mountains,Uncompahgre Wilderness,Wetterhorn Peak, sunset, photo

Wetterhorn Sun

The sun sets behind Wetterhorn Peak - April.

Colorado, San Juan Mountains, Uncompahgre Wilderness, Wetterhorn Peak, Matterhorn Peak, stars, moonlight, photo

Stars Over Wetterhorn

Moonlight illuminates Wetterhorn Peak. The three prominent stars above are Sirius, Betelgeuse, and Aldebaran.

Wetterhorn, north face, Uncompahgre Wilderness, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, photo

Wetterhorn Dawn

Dawn light and the north face of Wetterhorn Peak, 14,015 ft; Uncompahgre Wilderness, after heavy first snows of September.

Wetterhorn Peak, moonlight, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, photo

Wetterhorn Moonlight

Moonlight illuminates Wetterhorn Peak, as seen from Matterhorn Peak. 

Wetterhorn Peak, Uncompahgre Wilderness, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, sunflowers, sunrise, photo

Wetterhorn Sunrise Sunflowers

Sunrise light on Wetterhorn Peak, with Matterhorn Peak to the left.  Uncompahgre Wilderness, July. 

 

 

 

Capitol Peak

Capitol Peak, sunset, Elk Mountains, Colorado, K2, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, photo

Capitol Peak Sunset

A spectacular sunset behind Capitol Peak (14,130 ft.) as seen from the summit of K2 (which is actually more of just a subpeak [13,664 ft.] on a huge ridgeline of Capitol). 

Capitol Peak, Elk Mountains, Colorado, autumn, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, photo

Capitol Peak Autumn

Capitol Peak towers above golden aspens. 

Capitol Peak, Elk Mountains, Colorado, sunset, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, photo

Golden Capitol Peak

Golden sunset light shines on the north face of Capitol Peak, 14,130 ft.

Capitol Peak, Elk Mountains, Colorado, sunset, panorama, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, photo

Golden Capitol Panorama

Golden sunset light shines on the north face of Capitol Peak, 14,130 ft.

Capitol Peak, Colorado, Elk Mountains, 14er, Avalanche Pass, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, photo

Dusk light illuminates Capitol Peak, 14,130 ft., as seen from Avalanche Pass.

Capitol Peak, Elk Mountains, Colorado, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, photo

Capitol Peak Alpenglow

Sunset alpenglow on Capitol Peak, 14,130 ft., as seen from Avalanche Pass.

Capitol Peak, Elk Mountains, Colorado, moonlight, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, photo

Capitol Peak Moonlight

Full moon light illuminates Capitol Peak, about an hour after sunset. 

 

 

 

Mount of the Holy Cross

Mount of the Holy Cross, alpenglow, Vail, Sawatch Range, Colorado, Holy Cross Wilderness, photo

Holy Cross Alpenglow

Sunrise alpenglow on Mount of the Holy Cross, 14,005 feet, as seen from 13,000 feet on Notch Mountain - Holy Cross Wilderness, October.

Mount of the Holy Cross, Sawatch Range, Colorado, sunrise, Holy Cross Wilderness, photo

Holy Cross Alpenglow #2

Sunrise alpenglow on Mount of the Holy Cross, 14,005 feet, as seen from 13,000 feet on Notch Mountain - Holy Cross Wilderness, October.

Mount of the Holy Cross, Sawatch Range, Colorado, Notch Mountain, October, Holy Cross Wilderness, photo

Stormy Holy Cross

Mount of the Holy Cross, 14,005 feet, as seen from 13,000 feet on Notch Mountain - Holy Cross Wilderness, October.

 

 

 

Longs Peak

Diamond, Longs Peak, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, photo

Dawn at the Diamond

dawn light on The Diamond of Longs Peak, 14261 feet, as seen from Mt. Lady Washington - December

Colorado,Longs Peak,Rocky Mountain National Park, May, photo

Longs Peak Sunrise

Sunrise light illuminates the Diamond face of Longs Peak - May.

Diamond, Longs Peak, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, photo

Orange Diamond

Sunrise on The Diamond of Longs Peak - May

Longs Peak, aerial, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, photo

Longs Peak Aerial #2

Aerial view of Longs Peak, 14261 feet, as seen from a jet airliner - October.

Longs Peak, Twin Peaks, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, photo

Longs from Twin Peak

Sunrise on Longs Peak, 14261 feet, as seen from the summit of Twin Peaks, March.

 

 

 

Mount Lindsey

Colorado,Mt. Lindsey,Sangre de Cristos, photo

Mt Lindsey Mist

Clouds stream over Mt. Lindsey (14,047 ft.)

Colorado,Mt. Lindsey,Sangre de Cristos, photo

Mt Lindsey Morning

Morning light on Mt. Lindsey (14,047 ft.)