YinofYang
10,000+ Views

24km Gold

Photographer Justin Grimm "Getting to the Indian Henry Hunting Grounds on Mount Rainier was no doubt the hardest I've pushed myself, and definitely the most I have sworn in a 6 hour span in my entire life. Fellow brotog Dustin Gent and I were expecting a nice 3 hour hike up here with the occasional hill, but with our 50 pound packs and over 3000 feet of climbing to do it absolutely killed both of us in twice that time. After doing 24km in 24 hours, I was a zombie when we got back to our vehicle. It was all worth it though cause I came back with a little piece of gold :D On the technical side of things, this a multiple exposure, 8 shot focus stack, with a little added spice for some kick!"
3 Comments
Suggested
Recent
I want to stretch out and take a nap here
@happyrock Photography equipment gets heavy after an hour. I feel their pain at 6hrs
i can only guess how hard that hike was for him...its crazy enough to have equipment, to add photography equipment is intense. hope he trained a bit before lol awedome shot
Cards you may also be interested in
3 Ways To Get Your Wanderlust Fix On A Budget
For people who don't feel right when their feet have been on the same soil for too long, you understand the hold wanderlust has over you. Looking up flight prices, addicted to hostel world, and the map on your wall is marked with every place you NEED to go to has you feeling all types of pent up and claustrophobic when you are home bound. So you also understand the horror of being landlocked not because you lack a sense of adventure, but because money doesn't grow on trees and neither does time off. However, never fear, because there are some ways to get that wander lust fix in-between trips. 1. Plan weekend trips to places you've never been before. I know leaving the country always seems so much better than staying in your own, but you need to toss that notion aside. Each country has something mysterious, amazing, and shockingly new that you are doing yourself an injustice by not traveling it. Start planning mini trips to states, or your countries equivalent of a state, (I'm from the US clearly haha), and go! It costs a lot less plus going somewhere totally new will feel awesome! 2. Do something you've never done before! Make your current home seem more exciting by doing something you have never ever done before. Adventure is everywhere, you just have to be willing to look! Go rock climbing the town over from you or google the nearest sky diving place. Take a hike on a trail you've never been on or even go camping with friends if you are to use to the city landscape. Mixing up life at home by making your own adventures can help you get a little dose of that travel feeling to remind you that the world truly can be yours. 3. Go out to eat at an authentic restaurant you never tried before. Wander lust is all about new experiences, so if you want to go to India, find a truly authentic Indian restaurant to lose yourself in for a meal. Food is one of the greatest parts about travel, so if you are really tight on a budget, one meal could get you your fix. Just make sure you do some research first to make sure your place can really sell you the culture you wished you were submerged in. Just remember, keep saving and take the plunge, travel is always worth it.
51
3
19