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Readers' Choice Honorable Mentions

We received so many great photo for our January 2012 Readers' Choice photo contest that we just had to share the runners-up.
Click here to see the Readers' Choice Winners slideshow.
  • Sunset from the Oxbow, Grand Teton National Park
  • Clouds perfectly frame the grand snow capped peak.
  • Hiking through the Alaskan Interior at -60 F
  • Desolation Canyon on the Green River in eastern Utah.
  • Enjoying a summer evening while preparing for a late hike in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
  • Close up of the Painted Hills in John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.
  • Fossil Springs near Strawberry, Arizona for a cool refreshing swim.
  • Overnight Snowshoeing trip near Mt. Baker
  • The Buckskin Gulch, a canyon in southern Utah.
  • Sunset at Bisti Wilderness, New Mexico
  • An early spring morning brings sunshine to the Rainbow in Stone
  • Discovering Sougahoagdee Falls along Brushy Creek, Bankhead National Forest, AL
Sunset from the Oxbow, Grand Teton National Park
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Sunset from the Oxbow, Grand Teton National Park


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