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Mt Foraker Sunset at 17k

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Mt Foraker Sunset at 17k
June 16, 2008 - Mt Foraker seen at midnight from the 17k Camp on Denali. The camp is so high compared to the rest of the region that if you look closely, you can see the curvature of the earth along the horizon!


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Kaallin KrimpBeautiful!

Kaallin Krimp

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Great lighting and amazing scenery. Thanks for sharing, and a happy new year.
Posted Dec 31, 2008 8:29 pm

PellucidWombatRe: Beautiful!


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Thanks! Happy 2009 to you as well.
Posted Jan 2, 2009 3:52 pm

NarcisseNo words...


Voted 10/10

are enough!

Absolutely astonishing.
Posted Dec 31, 2008 10:17 pm

GriffithsBlue hues


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in this are fantastic. Beautiful photo.
Posted Jan 3, 2009 1:26 pm

bnegrinBernard I. Negrin


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That is one powerful image. I hope that you got to the summit , and down, OK.
Posted Jan 24, 2009 7:52 pm

PellucidWombatRe: Bernard I. Negrin


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Yesyes, I had my priorities straight here! Trip report forthcoming by the end of February. Cheers.
Posted Jan 25, 2009 5:20 pm

EricChuWhat a fantastic image!


Voted 10/10

One of the most spectacular I've seen in a long time already!!
Posted May 26, 2010 9:51 am

Josh LewisStunning!

Josh Lewis

Voted 10/10

This is one of my favorite photos on Summitpost already! Well done and beautiful view. Hope you don't mind if I have it my desktop background for a little while. A very beautiful atmosphere indeed! I consider this perhaps the most beautiful moments in mountaineering. Thanks for sharing!
Cheers Josh Lewis
Posted Mar 5, 2011 10:05 pm

PellucidWombatRe: Stunning!


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These were definitely my favorite parts of the climb, and no one else bothered to get out of their tents to enjoy it! I'm glad you like it.
Posted Mar 13, 2013 3:01 am



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the last time you started posting about DNP I was up there within a year....there goes the savings account!!

great light for a great shot. very jealous.
Posted Feb 12, 2013 3:52 pm

PellucidWombatRe: amazing


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Unfortunately this one is old, but the stoke is always there. I need to start planning my next visit to AK. It can be addicting ;-) I hope you had a blast as well!
Posted Mar 13, 2013 3:02 am

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PellucidWombatSubmitted by PellucidWombat
on Dec 31, 2008 2:10 pm

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