A Beautiful View of Lassen Peak

A Beautiful View of Lassen Peak

On our hike back from Eagle Peak I saw Mount Lassen with a beautiful reflection of the mountain and a field of purple flowers along side of it. Taken September 6, 2011 on my 4 day trip to Mount Lassen National Park.
Josh Houser
on Sep 9, 2011 3:25 am
Image Type(s): Flora,  Scenery,  Water
Image ID: 744794

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SierraCJ

SierraCJ - Sep 9, 2011 2:57 pm - Voted 10/10

Great shot!

Been many years since I've been to Lassen. Used to hike there when I attended Chico State and boy do I miss it. Thanks for the memories Josh. CJ

Josh Houser

Josh Houser - Sep 9, 2011 4:52 pm - Hasn't voted

Great shot!

Thanks CJ! It was indeed a fun road trip with a few other mountains we visited along the way.

SoCalHiker

SoCalHiker - Sep 10, 2011 11:50 am - Voted 10/10

That is...

... a beautiful photo Josh. I am always a fan of wildlfowers in the foreground.

Cheers. Guido

Josh Houser

Josh Houser - Sep 21, 2011 5:58 am - Hasn't voted

Re: That is...

Thanks SoCalHiker! It was a nice view to see the mountain in front of the flowers with such a lovely reflection. And the best part was that a little earlier the water was a little choppy, and a hour later when coming back it was once again slightly wavy. So I got to this spot just at the right moment.

Liba Kopeckova

Liba Kopeckova - Sep 12, 2011 11:34 pm - Voted 10/10

wow...

This is very beautiful.

Josh Houser

Josh Houser - Sep 21, 2011 6:00 am - Hasn't voted

Re: wow...

Thanks Liba! I wish I saw more scenery like this back at home. At least I get to enjoy nice glacier covered mountains where I live. :-D

EricChu

EricChu - Sep 13, 2011 5:25 am - Voted 10/10

Congrats, Josh...

...this is gorgeous indeed!!

Josh Houser

Josh Houser - Sep 21, 2011 6:03 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Congrats, Josh...

Thanks Eric! Although in many of my photographs it takes an expedition to get a moment like this, here I got quite lucky and only had to do a few hours worth of hiking to get this. Cheers Josh Lewis

Noondueler

Noondueler - Sep 21, 2011 1:08 am - Voted 10/10

I agree with the others.

A very fine take!

Josh Houser

Josh Houser - Sep 21, 2011 6:04 am - Hasn't voted

Re: I agree with the others.

Thanks Noondueler! It is people like you that help inspire me to take pictures like this. Although photo or not, it is always a pleasant place to in conditions like this.

Noondueler

Noondueler - Sep 21, 2011 9:00 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: I agree with the others.

Thanks Josh! This one also helped inspire me to likely take a trip to the general area for a 3 day this weekend. Castle Crags, Mt. Eddy then something in Lassen. Due to circumstances I've gotten to the Cali high country very little this season so I'm looking forward to gettin out there. Happy resta the summer!
-ND

Marlin

Marlin - Oct 21, 2012 1:36 am - Voted 10/10

Postcard Perfect

Thank you for sharing. I also like the purple flowers growing in the foreground. Great photograph. I hope to pass that way someday.

Josh Houser

Josh Houser - Oct 29, 2012 1:38 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Postcard Perfect

Thanks Marlin, glad we did this extra side trip on our California adventure.

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