Articles by: Rakesh Malik

Mt Rainier Climb for Fresh Air

Mt Rainier Climb for Fresh Air

Every year, the American Lung Association organizes a Climb for Clean Air event to raise funds to help with awareness about air quality. This year, Rakesh Malik was part of such a climb. Between ALA training, fundraising, and long nights filled with climbing he managed to capture some of the amazing sights he saw.

by September 28, 2012 0 comments Community, Earth
Visual Highlights by Rakesh

Visual Highlights by Rakesh

Our photos this week come from a photographer who climbed Kilimanjaro, snowshoed Reflection Lake and ¬†followed the snow geese in the Skagit Valley. Here is[Read More…]

by March 16, 2012 0 comments Community
Shi Shi Beach Photos

Shi Shi Beach Photos

One of the most picturesque beach trips in our state is Shi Shi Beach and Point of the Arches. This Week Rakesh Malik showcases a few of his images from Shi Shi.

by December 16, 2011 0 comments Community
October Photos by Rakesh

October Photos by Rakesh

From Spider Meadow to Kilimanjaro, our photographer this week has seen some pretty neat landscape. Can you tell the locations of these? Photos by Rakesh Malik.

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Community
Kilimanjaro – Rongai Route

Kilimanjaro – Rongai Route

The route quickly grew quite steep, a series of switchbacks along the face of the mountain. When we had our first snack break, we were in snow a few inches deep. As we continued, the terrain changed to scree, making the going a bit more difficult. I ran out of water before I reached the summit, and right about as the sun rose over Mawenzi. It was a glorious moment.

by August 9, 2011 0 comments Trails
Getting to Trails Without a Car

Getting to Trails Without a Car

It is possible to be a backpacker without owning a car.

by January 3, 2011 0 comments Earth
Take Only Photographs- The Importance of Conservation

Take Only Photographs- The Importance of Conservation

What does conservation have to do with me?

by December 1, 2010 0 comments Earth