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What started out to be a glorious day of snowshoeing at Mt Rainier National Park turned into a not so glorious way to spend the first day of 2012. We never in a million years would have expected to be in a place where an armed mad man was on the loose shooting at people in a National Park. The whole experience was intense, at times frightening, and totally surreal.

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This is an endearing picture showing a father and son standing on a log as they look over the valley below for signs of elk.

Learning some skills important for the journey into manhood. Survival in many forms is part if growing up.

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