Readers' Choice 2009 Winning Photos

It was tough to pick just one winning photo this year with all the top-notch submissions. So, here are the top five.

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Kevin Abbuhl snapped this shot of Derek Wolfe on Colorado’s 13,581-foot Mt. Emma.


On a dayhike of the Grand Canyon’s Bright Angel Trail, Joseph Sage captured this scene.


In Glacier National Park, Denise Chamberlain photographed this goat watching her pitch camp.


Shelby McCune scored this sunrise shot of Tenaya Lake while on a six-day, late-June trek in Yosemite.


Keith McCullough caught this scene of the Sierra’s Banner Peak from Thousand Island Lake.

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