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Mt. Rainier Sunrise | by Phil's Pixels
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Mt. Rainier Sunrise

Rosy skies at first light on Mr. Rainier. Taken near the northeast Sunrise area of the Park.

 

"Sitting at an elevation of 6,400-feet in the parkland meadows of Yakima Park, Sunrise is Mount Rainier’s highest visitor center. With close-up views of the massive Emmons Glacier, and hundreds of acres of meadows bursting with wildflowers; Sunrise rivals the more popular Paradise when it comes to scenic splendor. And situated in the park’s drier northeastern corner thanks to Mount Rainier’s rain-shadow effect, Sunrise as the name suggests is also one of the first places in the park to capture morning’s early light." visitrainier.com

 

Hard to top this special scene and moment. A favorite sunrise.

 

Have a wonderful Friday and weekend!

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Taken on September 12, 2014