Idaho Landscape and Outdoors Photography

Catching the last rays of light over the Krma Valley as we make our way home through Mojstrana, Slovenia.
Krma Valley
Catching the last rays of light over the Krma Valley as we make our way home through Mojstrana, Slovenia.
Afternoon light on the skintrack to Freeman Peak at Mores Creek Summit.
Freeman Skintrack
Afternoon light on the skintrack to Freeman Peak at Mores Creek Summit.
An island in the middle of an unnamed lake is perfectly illuminated in the Sawtooth Wilderness.
Alpine Cathedral
An island in the middle of an unnamed lake is perfectly illuminated in the Sawtooth Wilderness.
The day’s last rays filter through the canyon of the South Fork of the Boise River.
South Fork Light
The day’s last rays filter through the canyon of the South Fork of the Boise River.
Fall snow along the Boise Ridge.
Boise Ridge
Fall snow along the Boise Ridge.
Justin W. skiing Copper Mountain in the Sawtooth Mountains.
Copper Chutes
Justin W. skiing Copper Mountain in the Sawtooth Mountains.
Cody riding afternoon powder in the Sawtooth Backcountry.
Copper Powder
Cody riding afternoon powder in the Sawtooth Backcountry.
Evening light reflecting off fresh powder at Bogus Basin.
Bogus Sunset
Evening light reflecting off fresh powder at Bogus Basin.
Josh skiing The Knob at Mores Creek Summit.
Skiing Mores Creek Summit
Josh skiing The Knob at Mores Creek Summit.
A fall storm rolls past Bogus Basin in the mountains above Boise.
Bogus Basin Fall Storm
A fall storm rolls past Bogus Basin in the mountains above Boise.
After this meadow, we'd be in dense forest for most of the remainder of the ride.
Warm Springs Trail MTB
After this meadow, we'd be in dense forest for most of the remainder of the ride.
Spring thunderstorms roll over the green hills and rock formations of the Owyhee Desert in Oregon.
Owyhee Storm
Spring thunderstorms roll over the green hills and rock formations of the Owyhee Desert in Oregon.
Clearing winter skies over the Fishhook Meadow in the Sawtooth Wilderness.
Fishhook Winter
Clearing winter skies over the Fishhook Meadow in the Sawtooth Wilderness.
Alex O. skiing powder at Mores Creek Summit.
MCS Powder
Alex O. skiing powder at Mores Creek Summit.
Winter afternoon on Deer Point looking 4300 feet down on the city of Boise, Idaho.
Winter over Boise
Winter afternoon on Deer Point looking 4300 feet down on the city of Boise, Idaho.
Fall light over Boise as seen from Shaw Mountain.
Boise Light
Fall light over Boise as seen from Shaw Mountain.
Once the vertical section of the climb was done, we made our way to a ridge with plenty of exposure.
Climbing Triglav
Once the vertical section of the climb was done, we made our way to a ridge with plenty of exposure.
Eric skiing recycled powder on Sunset Mountain.
Sunset Powder
Eric skiing recycled powder on Sunset Mountain.
First light shrouding the peaks above Lake 9050.
Alpine Creek North
First light shrouding the peaks above Lake 9050.
Bachelor's button wildflowers in the Boise Foothills.
Foothill Flowers
Bachelor's button wildflowers in the Boise Foothills.
A sailboat navigates Lucky Peak Reservoir on a spring evening.
Lucky Peak
A sailboat navigates Lucky Peak Reservoir on a spring evening.
Catching our breath and shadows on the way to Triglav.
Catching our Shadows
Catching our breath and shadows on the way to Triglav.
Rounding an uphill corner along Deer Point.
Bogus to Boise MTB
Rounding an uphill corner along Deer Point.
Morning light greeting the wilderness headwaters of Alpine Creek.
Alpine Creek North
Morning light greeting the wilderness headwaters of Alpine Creek.
Chago skiing pow at Freeman in the Boise National Forest.
Mores Creek Summit Skiing
Chago skiing pow at Freeman in the Boise National Forest.
Wispy clouds blanked the sky above the Upper Baron Lake.
Upper Baron Lake
Wispy clouds blanked the sky above the Upper Baron Lake.
Beautiful wildflowers in the meadow..
Elk Mountain MTB
Beautiful wildflowers in the meadow..
Descending Cervidae Peak above Lucky Peak Reservoir on a spring hike.
Cervidae Spring
Descending Cervidae Peak above Lucky Peak Reservoir on a spring hike.
James F. riding Trail 4 above Hulls Gulch in the Boise Foothills.
Hulls Gulch Spring MTB
James F. riding Trail 4 above Hulls Gulch in the Boise Foothills.
Jani enjoying the view to the top.
Climbing to Češka koča
Jani enjoying the view to the top.
We marveled at the massive stack of granite across the lake from us.
Backpacking Leah's Lake
We marveled at the massive stack of granite across the lake from us.
James riding into the fog at the start of Around the Mountain trail.
Bogus to Boise MTB
James riding into the fog at the start of Around the Mountain trail.
The Umnik brothers making their way down.
Climbing Storžič
The Umnik brothers making their way down.
Navigating the steep, loose downhill into China Ditch.
Wilson Creek Owyhee MTB
Navigating the steep, loose downhill into China Ditch.
The view from Mangart as God rays shine through the Italian Alps.
Mangart God Rays
The view from Mangart as God rays shine through the Italian Alps.
Evening light on a Mountain Bike tour of the Owyhees.
Wilson Creek Owyhee MTB
Evening light on a Mountain Bike tour of the Owyhees.
Morning light over the boulders that line the shore of Goat Lake in the Sawtooth Wilderness.
Goat Lake Sunrise
Morning light over the boulders that line the shore of Goat Lake in the Sawtooth Wilderness.
Fresh snow blowing in the Bogus Basin backcountry.
Mores Mountain Afternoon
Fresh snow blowing in the Bogus Basin backcountry.
Desert sunset over the Boise Foothills behind Military Reserve Park.
Desert Sunset
Desert sunset over the Boise Foothills behind Military Reserve Park.
Navigating the rocks on Mahalo.
Bogus to Boise MTB
Navigating the rocks on Mahalo.
Fall colors peaking through on Red Ridge.
Big-Little Boulder Loop MTB
Fall colors peaking through on Red Ridge.
Looking east from Snowyside Pass on the way to Toxaway Lake.
Lookout from Snowyside Pass
Looking east from Snowyside Pass on the way to Toxaway Lake.
Eric skiing the glades below the summit of Sunset Mountain.
Sunset Mountain Skiing
Eric skiing the glades below the summit of Sunset Mountain.
Diving in – an icy reward after a hot and steep hike.
Diving into Goat Lake
Diving in – an icy reward after a hot and steep hike.
Saša on the fast downhill of the White Cloud's Fisher Williams trail.
Fisher Creek Loop MTB
Saša on the fast downhill of the White Cloud's Fisher Williams trail.
Clearing skies over the Freeman Meadow at Mores Creek Summit.
Freeman Powder
Clearing skies over the Freeman Meadow at Mores Creek Summit.
Skiers riding Inspiration on a powder day at Bogus Basin.
Sick Day
Skiers riding Inspiration on a powder day at Bogus Basin.
Summer light on the shore of Imogene.
Imogene Shore
Summer light on the shore of Imogene.
Sunrise over the lower Baron Lake in the Sawtooth Wilderness.
Baron Sunrise
Sunrise over the lower Baron Lake in the Sawtooth Wilderness.
A waterfall near the inlet of Imogene Lake in the Sawtooths.
Imogene Waterfall
A waterfall near the inlet of Imogene Lake in the Sawtooths.
Sunset over Firshook Creek in Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains
Fishhook Sunset
Sunset over Firshook Creek in Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains
A September storm passes the Sawtooths and lights up McGown Peak and the meadow below.
McGown Sunset Storm
A September storm passes the Sawtooths and lights up McGown Peak and the meadow below.
Briceljk and the Loška Stena series tower over the Bovec Valley in Slovenia. The Adriatic Sea is viewable in the distance.
Briceljk
Briceljk and the Loška Stena series tower over the Bovec Valley in Slovenia. The Adriatic Sea is viewable in the distance.
We finally made it to the Titcomb Basin, and it definitely lived up to the "most beautiful place in the Rockies."
Titcomb Basin
We finally made it to the Titcomb Basin, and it definitely lived up to the "most beautiful place in the Rockies."
Alpenglow on Fremont Peak (13,745′) from Seneca Lake.
Fremont Peak - Wyoming
Alpenglow on Fremont Peak (13,745′) from Seneca Lake.
Cody riding powder through the trees on Copper Mountain.
Copper Powder
Cody riding powder through the trees on Copper Mountain.
The skintrack to copper on a windy day.
Copper Skintrack
The skintrack to copper on a windy day.
A fall storm over Lucky Peak Reservoir and the Boise Mountains.
Boise Mountains Storm
A fall storm over Lucky Peak Reservoir and the Boise Mountains.
Farms near the town of Jezersko, Slovenia in the Kamnik-Savinja Alps.
Hiking the Kamnik-Savinja Alps
Farms near the town of Jezersko, Slovenia in the Kamnik-Savinja Alps.
Mangart, in Slovenia's Julian Alps, hidden in the clouds. The road to Mangart is Slovenia's highest, and I would wager the windiest.
Hidden Mangart
Mangart, in Slovenia's Julian Alps, hidden in the clouds. The road to Mangart is Slovenia's highest, and I would wager the windiest.
Cody and Eric skinning to Sunset Mountain.
Ski touring Sunset Mountain
Cody and Eric skinning to Sunset Mountain.
A grand bristlecone pine still standing the test of time at the top of the valley.
Alpine Creek North
A grand bristlecone pine still standing the test of time at the top of the valley.
Afternoon clouds clearing above the Freeman Meadow.
Freeman Clouds
Afternoon clouds clearing above the Freeman Meadow.