14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mountains of Rime

Thick rime ice coats the tops of the Jemez Mountains in the backcountry of Bandelier National Monument. The yellow grass of the Valles Caldera supervolcano is in the background.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D7200
Copyright: © Andrew Gordon