14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Towards Mount Doom, New Zealand

On a vacation in New Zealand, I hiked the Tongariro alpine crossing. At the start, we pass Mount Ngauruhoe (Mount Doom from TLOTR) - coming up on our right - fulfilling yet another geeky moment!

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2015
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Tongariro, New Zealand
Camera: XT1068
Copyright: © Kathryn Peimn