North Cascades

Floris van Breugel on July 21st, 2014

Wilderness: “…an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man…” Wilderness Act, Section 2(c) This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, which protects over 100 million acres of land from machines and development. Unfortunately, these spiritual places are coming under more and more attack. A few weeks …Read the Rest…

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Floris van Breugel on August 25th, 2013

“Because of the rugged terrain, the Picket Range has remained the wildest and most unexplored region in the North Cascades. It is not an area for the wilderness novice; its isolated brushy valleys and jagged ridges are a test for the most seasoned mountaineers. The length of climbs, combined with steep mixed terrain and variable …Read the Rest…

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Floris van Breugel on October 6th, 2012

Thank you to everyone who has put in their orders for my 2013 Calendars! I’ve exceeded my goal by about 50% so far, which is hopefully an indication that I will be able to make this an annual project! There’s still one last week to get your orders in: Order a 2013 Art in Nature …Read the Rest…

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