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Clouds along the Pacific Ocean.
Boat dock in Southern California
Emerging Iris
Shadows
Clouds along the pacific ocean via airplane ride.
The Intracoastal Waterway takes on a blue silkiness at dusk
All things slowly start to pass
The gang
Amsterdam Canal
Lima Sunset
A long-awaited glimpse of the sun
Pout
Speed of Life
Trust
Volcan Misti
Free
Rapid Sunrise
Taking in Alaska's stillness
Patapampa Summit
Gratitude
Sherbet Sunrise
Great Grandparents
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A long-awaited glimpse of the sun

This was taken in the Alaskan backcountry, in the Kantishna Hills of Denali Park. It had poured rain nonstop for 2 days straight, so finally when the weather cleared, I set out for a strenuous hike, hoping to actually see my surroundings for the first time. It was 10pm, but the sun sets late in the short Alaskan summer. About an hour into the hike, the clouds finally parted, giving me a beautiful glimpse of what I'd been missing. I'm so glad I chose late night hiking instead of sleep!

TAGS: Alaska, Denali, Hiking, Mountains, United States

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Date Taken: 06.2016
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PHOTO LOCATION McKinley Park, Alaska, United States of America