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Nature's Simplicity

Resting in the simplicity and sounds of nature, even when it is only in my memory. God bless!

(Photograph taken August 2014 in the Gifford Pinchot Wilderness in Washington State. Copyright 2014, Mark W. Schutter)


New on 500px : Lower Lewis Falls by Web

Another one from the Gifford Pinchot area. After climbing down a small rock wall, and traversing the edge of the river bank under trees and through wet banks of moss and rocks, we arrived at a hidden oasis complete with weeping walls, intense-greeness, and scattered rock formations. 43 more words


Schenck Documentary Now In Production!

What began as a millionaire’s dream, a genius’s vision, and a forester’s labor is now being captured in a Forest History Society documentary film. This spring the Forest History Society joined forces with… 986 more words

U.S. Forest Service

"There are two kinds of light - the glow that illuminates, and the glare that obscures"

From Atlas Obscura:

Bioluminescence — the ability for organisms to generate their own light — has evolved independently at least 50 times. All around the world, oceans glow, trees sparkle, and the forest floor flashes.

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Waterfalls Galore on the Delaware Water Gap NRA, NPS and Grey Towers (Gifford Pinchot Mansion), USFS

8/8/14 Friday in East Stroudsburg,PA (Timothy Lake South-TT/OW)

Made it out with our packed lunches by 9:45 am for our journey to the PEEC (Pocono Environmental Education Center). 1,263 more words

National Parks

Morning Has Broken

Michael and I decided to visit this monster 4 tier waterfall at stream level. We didn’t even know a trail existed until seeing a couple of shots a month ago. 29 more words

Big Spring Creek Falls

An upper tier of Big Spring Creek Falls in the Gifford Pinchot Forest. I was on my way to Mt. Adams for some scouting and found this off the side of the road. 37 more words