Photo of the Day

A windblown winter landscape at Summit Lake, California
November 4, 2011

Summit Lake, California

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

High winds and gathering clouds signal the approach of a winter storm at Summit Lake in California’s Ansel Adams Wilderness area.

See more pictures from the October 2011 feature story, "The Mountains That Made the Man."

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Photograph by Peter Essick, National Geographic

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