MEMBER CENTER: Join The Community, Be Recognized, Post, Share, Vote, Rate, Comment.

MEMBER CENTER: Join The Community, Be Recognized, Post, Share, Vote, Rate, Comment.





Create an account


Votes

In my lightboxes:

Untitled
Photo By Ryan Stevens

  • Title: Untitled
  • State/Province/Region: Montana
  • Country: United States
  • Nearest Area: Going-to-the-Sun Road
  • Nearest Town: West Glacier
  • Brief Directions: Drive east from Whitefish to West Glacier,then continue 34 miles to Logan Pass
  • Notes: I don't classify myself as a wildlife photographer, but it would seem that in this part of Glacier Park, photographing mountain goats, an otherwise elusive animal, is not just available to pros. On the slopes around the pass and along Garden Wall trail toward Mt. Gould, the goats relax in the summer. I’ve always been fascinated by the animals who can climb like mountaineers, but have never happened upon one in Yellowstone, the other park known for wildlife. Here in just one day I photographed a few scattered animals as well as a group of a half-dozen goats. The surrounding scenery is spectacular and the area attracts countless tourists, but most don’t venture far from the parking lots. Even though the goats are accustomed to people, it still helps to have a long lens to fill up a viewfinder.
  • Best Season: Summer
  • Gear: Telephoto of 300mm or better and tripod
This Photo Has Been Viewed 695 times
  • Edit Image Details

1 Comment

You have been blocked from submitting comments.

Add Comment

 

Click here to view our Interactive Gallery Terms & Conditions.

Most Recent Gallery Comments

  • Re: Autumn's Canvas

    Re: Autumn's Canvas

    Posted on Friday 19 December, 2014 by Alena Nicholas.

    Beautiful image Larry. Can never seem to get enough of the Fall Season! The bridge in the background caught my eye~ Very Nice!

  • Re: Bright Butte

    Re: Bright Butte

    Posted on Friday 19 December, 2014 by Laura Zirino.

    Gorgeous light, what beautiful conditions you had.

  • Re: Mt. Hood Sunset

    Re: Mt. Hood Sunset

    Posted on Thursday 18 December, 2014 by Brian Leonard.

    Exceptional image!

  • Re: Mt. Hood Sunset

    Re: Mt. Hood Sunset

    Posted on Wednesday 17 December, 2014 by Alena Nicholas.

    Beautiful Image! The colors and "feel" are wonderful!

  • Re: Evening Arch

    Re: Evening Arch

    Posted on Monday 15 December, 2014 by Alena Nicholas.

    Very nice set of "Arches" Stephen. Wasn't sure, but thought someone said one of the famous landmarks fell? Really enjoyed the "Double Windows" when there!