Nearing the summit of Mt. Meeker.

Nearing the summit of Mt. Meeker.

New post on the blog with photos and words from a recent trip out west. 

http://samjmatthews.blogspot.com/2014/08/west.html?m=1

New post on the blog with photos and words from a recent trip out west.

http://samjmatthews.blogspot.com/2014/08/west.html?m=1

I’m not one that posts photos of myself very often, but here is a great one that my brother, bentmatthews took of me.
 Thanks brah.

I’m not one that posts photos of myself very often, but here is a great one that my brother, bentmatthews took of me.
Thanks brah.

Mt. Bierstadt 
Elevation: 14,064

On my way up the clouds engulfed the summit and I thought I was going to have to turn back due to fowl weather, but as I climbed higher the clouds lifted and it made for an easy summit.

Mt. Bierstadt
Elevation: 14,064

On my way up the clouds engulfed the summit and I thought I was going to have to turn back due to fowl weather, but as I climbed higher the clouds lifted and it made for an easy summit.

Being in the mountains gives you a lot of time to think, some bad comes out of that time, but mostly good things comes from it, such as, creative ideas and a new outlook on things that you had different thoughts on before.

Being in the mountains gives you a lot of time to think, some bad comes out of that time, but mostly good things comes from it, such as, creative ideas and a new outlook on things that you had different thoughts on before.

All I need.

All I need.

A lone fly fisherman in a high alpine lake. 

@ samjmatthews on Instagram.

A lone fly fisherman in a high alpine lake.

@ samjmatthews on Instagram.

Wish you were here with me. 

Chasm lake on Longs Peak.

Wish you were here with me.

Chasm lake on Longs Peak.

Westbound.

Westbound.

Her and I.

Her and I.