A Black & White render of the February full moon setting behind the Starbird Ridge of the Purcell Mountains. See also Other February 2019 Full Moon images.
Please allow a moment for this 360 panorama image to load. Use your mouse or finger to take a look around. The Paradise Cabin is located near Panorama Mountain Resort, BC at 8000′ in the Purcell Mountains overlooking Paradise Basin
Redstreak Mountain near Radium Hot Springs, with a winter coat of snow.
Me: “Hang in there guys! The long cold dark nights are getting shorter. The days are getting longer. The snow will melt. Your noses will no longer frost. The ground will warm. The grass will green up. The evenings will
-20ish this morning, calm, clear and cold. Some wind aloft whipping the snow of the peaks in the Rockies. Winter is definitely hanging in there this year.
The Full Moon rising over the Canadian Rockies (February 2019) Moonset over the Starbird Ridge in the Purcell Mountains (Feb 2019)
As the remaining snowpack rapidly melts in the Purcells and the Rockies, the Columbia Wetlands have filled with water. I love this brief period of time each year when the wetlands are flooded. Here are some images from the evening