8 Days in the Weminuche

Colorado, Jagged Mountain, Needle Mountains, San Juan Mountains, Weminuche Wilderness, panorama, sunrise
Jagged Sunrise Panorama : Prints Available

Rich amber sunrise light illuminates the basin below Jagged Mountain – Weminuche Wilderness, San Juan Mountains, Colorado.

In mid-August Claudia and I backpacked for eight days into the Needle Mountains in the Weminuche Wilderness of the San Juan Mountains in Colorado. This was I think the sixth or seventh time I’ve done a week-long trek in this particular range, but I was still able to find some new routes to take and new places to camp and photograph along with some old favorites. These mountains never fail to challenge and inspire! Continue reading >>