A view of the mountains and valley from a bench at Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
Japan’s Mt. Fuji is an active volcano about 100 kilometers southwest of Tokyo. Commonly called “Fuji-san,” it’s the country’s tallest peak, at 3,776 meters. A pilgrimage site for centuries, it’s considered one of Japan’s 3 sacred mountains, and summit hikes remain a popular activity.
A sign with directions on how to get to the top of Mt. Fuji circa 1985.
Serenity at a lake in the mountains of Japan. Slide image circa 1985 converted to digital.
A rock formation in stark contrast to the clouds and mountains on Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina
Layers of clouds over the mountains in Smoky Mountains National Park
Fall colors decorate the mountains in Smoky Mountains National Park
A river, Fall colors, mountains and blue sky with clouds create a nice composition at Smoky Mountains National Park.