Mountain Hike {Photo Dump}

Yesterday we went on a beautiful hike in the mountains with our friends. It was tiring, but so fun! Plus there was a stream and a waterfall, so that automatically makes it a good trail. 🙂 I took quite a few absolutely TONS of pictures, so do some finger exercises, get comfortable, and start scrolling. 😛

Such a beautiful view, don’t you agree?

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Ahh, so sunny. ♥

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Beautiful ferns…

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We’ve seen these weird corncob-like fungi before, but I don’t know what they’re called. We probably looked it up but then I forgot. 😄

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There were a bunch of mini cascades and waterfalls like this before we got to the big one.

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A few people pictures: 😀

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The kids were splashing rocks into a little pool and I got some really neat pictures with fast shutter speed. 🙂

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I love how clear the water was!

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Ahhh isn’t this waterfall GORGEOUS?!

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I love the next picture, even though it sort of looks like Megan’s holding up the fallen log with her head. 😄

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Ha ha, my brother Jeff was climbing all over the place.

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The fallen log kind of got in the way of the pictures, although it looked neat, too.

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If you wade to the other end of the waterfall you find another, much steeper and narrower one. It’s basically just a shoot of white water.

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BOKEH!

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Aww, look at the cute little millipede. 😄

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Trying out my new lens on some flowers here…

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Ohhh it was a gorgeous day, and the sun shining through the new leaves was just too pretty!

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My little sister and her friend are so cute together. ♥

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As we were driving back, I got a few good shots out the window. (Surprisingly, it worked a lot better when I rolled the window down. 😛 😄 )

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AHHH I absolutely LOVE this next photo! I love all the layers and shades. ♥

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*Gasp* Okay Allison, maybe you went a bit too far this time. O.o I applaud you if you persevered to the end and actually looked at most of the pictures. 😄 I hope it wasn’t too strenuous of a journey. But wasn’t the waterfall gorgeous? And the mountains? Ahhh, it makes my heart happy. ♥

Have a lovely day, lovely people!

***Allison***

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40 thoughts on “Mountain Hike {Photo Dump}

  1. Allison, these photos are gorgeous! It wasn’t a chore at all to look through them all. 🙂 I especially like the ones at the end of the mountains and the road.
    And by the way, in my experience, millipedes are not cute! XP Sometimes they get in our house and smell up the place-it’s not pleasant. 😛 But I suppose they’re okay if they stay outside. 😉
    ~Christian Homeschooler

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    1. Wow thanks so much! 😀 HA HA well I think they’re kind of cute because they’re so slow and round… but yeah, I can see that when they get in your house it would NOT be pleasant. 😄 Heh heh.

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  2. Pure beauty!!! 😉 I loved all the photos and the mountains with the different layers were my favorite, so pretty! It looks like you all had a great time! And your photography is top-notch as usual! 😀

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