Lake Mokowanis

#lakemokowanis Glacier National Park. Pictures don't do it justice. Best backpacking. #tw A post shared by Carl Simmerman (@treesgowandering) on Aug 10, 2017 at 7:45pm PDT

Highline trail

My all time favorite day hike. #glaciernationalpark spur off of the Highline trail to top of continental divide. #grinnelglacier #haystackpass #tw A post shared by Carl Simmerman (@treesgowandering) on Aug 8, 2017 at 6:36pm PDT  

Remembering Past Trips This Week

Since no backpacking trip this year, I thought I would share some memories this week. #backpacking #windriverrange #wyoming A post shared by Carl Simmerman (@carlsphototrek) on Aug 7, 2017 at 5:59pm PDT Hiking the Wind River Range, headed towards Titcomb Basin we hike this amazing area starting at Elkhart Park Trailhead near Pinedale Wyoming. Every

Seneca Lake

Seneca Lake in the Wind River Range is one of my most favorite views that I have ever seen. This was on our first day backpacking into Titcomb Basin at what I would guess to be approximately an elevation of 9400 feet. As you gain altitude the blues of the sky and water seem to

Harley Davidson Museum

A couple of months back, I was fortunate to be able to have the opportunity to visit the Harley Davidson Museum in Milwaukee. A local photography club made an invitation to the Retzer Photography Club to join them, of which I’m a member. We had a very interesting presentation with in house photographer, after which

Let’s Set The Example.

Let’s set the example. As landscape and nature photographers or just hikers we should be setting the example, it should be a given to care for the landscape and subjects we photograph. As more and more people become interested in nature and landscape photography it seems that it has become common to either purposefully destroy

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

Last Sunday I stopped by the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center in Bayside Wisconsin. I have been wanting to explore this Nature Center and never had the time. The Schlitz Audubon Nature Center is 185 acres located along Lake Michigan just North of Milwaukee not far from Interstate 43. An $8.00 fee for an adult is

Weekly Photo Wednesday

This weeks image that was taken this Spring, 2017. Walking around the Retzer Nature Center in Waukesha Wisconsin, I was following some fog that was drifting through the woods. After about an hour the fog cleared and the Sun came out, just enough to light up the tips of the grasses, it really was a fantastic