15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
The breathtaking view looking north from Pinchot Pass in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Captured this beautiful scene at Pinchot Pass during a multi-day backpacking trip into Kings Canyon National Park. A few minutes later a huge thunderstorm hit as I raced back to my tent.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Kings Canyon National Park, California, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 6 Plus
Copyright: © Cliff LaPlant