Monthly Archives: December 2013

A Blue Christmas

20131225-_DSC0860Christmas sunset in the Blue Mountains of southeast Washington. I enjoyed a family stay at the Tucannon Guard Station, a Forest Service rental on the Tucannon River. Hope you all enjoyed your Christmas!

Selway-Bitterroot snowbow

20131208-_DSC1090A “snowbow”–otherwise known as a snow halo–above the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness in north-central Idaho.

Lochsa Lodge

20131207-_DSC1087A cold (-11), clear night at the Lochsa Lodge in north-central Idaho.

Jerry Johnson Hot Springs – 2

20131207-_DSC1072Another view from Jerry Johnson Hot Springs, Clearwater National Forest, Idaho.

Jerry Johnson Hot Springs

20131206-_DSC0999Jerry Johnson Hot Springs, in Idaho’s Clearwater National Forest, is a great place to warm up when the mercury hovers around 0 degrees. Read more about it in my upcoming feature on winter in the Lolo Pass area for Out There Monthly.