Category Archives: Washington

Snowshoeing with Blue Skies

Blue skies and soft snow make for a great day of snowshoeing at Paradise in Mount Rainier National Park. This was taken in January 2017 but I’m sure there’s still plenty of snow up at Mt. Rainier with the weather we’ve had this year.

Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me. – John 14:1

Snowhoeing with Blue Skies

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Last Shot of the Day

Here’s the last shot I took from the snowshoe up at Paradise in Mount Rainier National Park in January.

Then Jesus said, “Did I not tell you that if you believe, you will see the glory of God?” – John 11:40

Last Shot of the Day

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Afternoon Snowshoe

Here’s one from a snowshoe up at Paradise in Mount Rainier National Park taken in January. I had been sick the day before so I wasn’t feeling 100% but it was sunny and warm (32°F) so there was no way I could pass it up.

Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die” – John 11:25

Afternoon Snowshoe

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Snowy Trail

Here’s another shot from the Trail of the Shadows taken on Christmas Eve. The trail goes around a marshy area and I spotted a standing tree (not pictured) that had been gnawed on by a beaver. Keeps your eyes peeled for it if you do the hike.

I have other sheep that are not of this sheep pen. I must bring them also. They too will listen to my voice, and there shall be one flock and one shepherd. – John 10:16

Snowy Trail

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Snowy Trail of Shadows

Creek crossing at the Trail of Shadows in Longmire (Mount Rainier National Park). The water in this area has a brownish color due to all the minerals and there even some hot springs along the trail.

So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed. – John 8:36

Snowy Trail of Shadows

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Longmire Gas Station

Here’s one of the old Longmire gas station in Mount Rainier National Park. Fill ‘er up.

Very truly I tell you, the one who believes has eternal life. – John 6:47

Longmire Gas Station

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Longmire Icicles

Back on Christmas Eve 2016 we made a trip to Longmire in Mount Rainier National Park for some family fun in the snow. As we pulled in I noticed these pretty cool icicles coming off the roof of the administration building.

Longmire Icicles

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Federation Forest Boardwalk

Here’s a tip, be very careful when wearing a pair of Chuck T’s and walking across a soggy-wooden boardwalk. I almost had my feet go out from under me multiple times. I might as well been walking on ice with the amount of traction I had. Baby steps got me across. Anyway, this is a shot from Federation Forest State Park, Washington.

Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty. – John 6:35

Federation Forest Boardwalk

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Thunder Creek

This is Thunder Creek in North Cascades National Park, Washington.

Very truly I tell you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be judged but has crossed over from death to life – John 5:24

Thunder Creek

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Sunrise Visitor’s Center

Here’s a shot from inside the Sunrise Visitor’s Center in Mount Rainier National Park.

Yet a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth – John 4:23-24

Sunrise Visitors Center

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