During a return flight from Redmond, located on the eastern side of the Cascade Mountain Range, to Florence we had the opportunity to fly next to the Three Sister Mountains. This is a regular route for us to fly but on this day the conditions were right to get a close look and to take some pictures of their fantastic landscape. Over the last couple of weeks since our last visit the snow melt has really got underway leaving the mountains more exposed and their snow stained by eroded dirt. As with most of the peaks in the Cascade Range the Three Sisters are actually volcanos which last erupted over 2,000 years ago. They are surrounded by numerous cinder cones and lava flows which are very visible both on the ground and in the air. There is a potential for ...Read More...