Icy Mountain Creek

This icy mountain creek is a section of Crail Creek and on this early, for the mountains of Montana, spring day it was crystal clear and freezing cold.

Icy Mountain Creek rushes over boulders in the shade of pine trees in the Beehive Basin region of Montana
Beehive Basin 16

Plunging a hand into it was a shocking reminder of the ice and snow that this water comes from. As winter leaves this high altitude in June. This photograph, America: Beehive Basin 16, is part of a new collection of limited edition photographs from this region of Montana.

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