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Huckleberry picking in the North Cascades

Huckleberry picking in the North Cascades

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With Mount Challenger for company, Paula Ogden-Muse picks huckleberries for breakfast in North Cascades National Park. Photo by Jeff Muse.

Ranger Muse
Sue Muse
Sue Muse
May 12, 2010 12:35 PM
This is such a Grand picture, I cannot imagine how the view of the mountains show up so well in the background. What a wonderful sight and site.

Good work Jeff.
North Cascades
John Dittli
John Dittli
May 12, 2010 03:12 PM
Well, I guess I know right where that is; I think my old ranger camp was just on the other side of those trees.