menacing...

by Dan Ravasio July. 13, 2015 1556 views

suddenly

out of the blue
blackness arrives
from mother's palette
again the sky's canvas
becomes mean and all below

day 5 - Long's Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park. (14259 feet). Each year at least two people are killed hiking to its summit… some blown from the trail by suddenly occurring winds cause by freight train like storms that roll in…

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Matt Mckenna 5 years, 3 months ago

looks great love it Dan

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Gonia 5 years, 3 months ago

you know - you will go up and I'll wait for you down...

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Organikraftart 5 years, 3 months ago

I first climbed it when I was 16... It was my first taste of altitude sickness ;-}

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Camille 5 years, 3 months ago

wow ! - love mountains !

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Sadhya Rippon 5 years, 3 months ago

It may look beautiful, but I think I will stay down here.

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Jarvo J 5 years, 3 months ago

What a chilling thought. Great shot though.

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Gillian Parsons 5 years, 3 months ago

Scary but their are always those intrepid people who love adventure..................

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Jacki 5 years, 3 months ago

Such a beautiful area... I flew over twice this week and got some nice shots from the plane.

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Jay Boggess 5 years, 3 months ago

I prefer the view you have here. That's close enough for me! (grin) The air is pretty thin up there too....

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Kenny H 5 years, 3 months ago

Dramatic shot Dan.Take care as well. Its storming back here too....dependimg on when you get back.

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Larry Sample 5 years, 3 months ago

I'm close enough already. Go easy.

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Mike Meliska 5 years, 3 months ago

They are beautiful.

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Antonio Gil 5 years, 3 months ago

It does look menacing, but at the same time it exerts a strong appeal.

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Moira 5 years, 3 months ago

Take care if you attempt the climb.
Nice perspective .

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Diane Davis 5 years, 3 months ago

As a Christian I hesitate to say this - but it always seems to me that these peaks and high places are protected by the gods who don't want us there. It happens so many times just as you almost get to the top. Beautiful shot.

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Stefan Fletcher 5 years, 3 months ago

Is this with your new camera? How are you enjoying it?

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
Abby 5 years, 3 months ago

Those clouds do look menacing! A wonderful capture, BTW :)

5 years, 3 months ago Edited
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