Staggering Photographs Of Mountains From All That Is Interesting

The Majesty Of The Kliuchevskoi Mountain

Kiluchevskoi Mountain Russia

To many indigenous groups, this title-bearing mountain (highest mountain the Russian Kamchatka Peninsula and the highest active volcano of Eurasia) represents the origins of the world as we know it. It’s pretty easy to see why.

Colorado’s Majestic Flatirons

Flat Irons Boulder Colorado

These 290 million-year-old stunners are Boulder, Colorado’s pride and joy. Why the odd name? Pioneer women who used flat metal irons to press their clothes saw fit to name these sandstone beauts in their honor.

The Splendor Of Nuuksio National Park

Nuuksio National Park Finland

For many Fins, Nuuksio National Park provides the perfect respite from the hustle and bustle of nearby Helsinki. Home to many endangered or near-threatened species of flora and fauna (namely the illustrious Siberian flying squirrel), Nuuksio is a refuge for eccentric critters and weary city dwellers alike. And with views like the one above, it’s no surprise as to why.

The Stunning Views From El Teide, Spain’s Highest Mountain

Amid the isolated splendor of the Canary Islands sits Spain’s highest mountain, El Teide. As the area is home to few, Teide provides some staggering glimpses of the Milky Way and the life just outside our reach. If this series of time-delayed shots doesn’t compel you to become the next great astrophysicist, it should prompt you to book a flight to Spain.