All posts tagged: Nature

THE HIDDEN LAND OF YOLMO

To view images click on first one for slideshow- There’s a beautiful place in the hills of Helambu, Nepal called Melamchighyang, a valley also known as Yolmo. Trekkers pass through this valley going to or coming from Langtang and unbeknownst to many this hidden land […]

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Yolmo in Hyolmo, Helambu Nepal

A week long pilgrimage into the budding spring forest of rhododendrons and sacred caves. Yolmo is a magical place indeed especially when you get caught in a blizzard. We started in melamchi gang where we spent three nights with a Tibetan family sitting in the […]

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Home in Wisconsin

This is the land that I was born and raised on. A place made of forest forts, fishing on the lakes and eating mud pies. I am ever grateful to have had such a lovely piece of land to be part of my development as […]

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ESALEN INSTITUTE

  Spent a week at Esalen attending a workshop with Sally Kempton on Kudalini and meditation. Fiery! An amazing place on the pacific coast south of Big Sur. Highly recommended.

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YOSEMITE VALLEY

    Mellow weekend in Yosemite. With a healing ankle it’s ok to have camp coffee morningsĀ  followed by chilling in the meadow and the Merced River.

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EXOFFICIO SHOOT – TRIUND TREK

A winding trail hugs the hillside high above McLeod Gan. The trail to Triund is a beautiful hike through rolling green hills enveloped in fog that is constantly moving through the magical forest of rhododendrons. Shooting for ExOfficio along the way.

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JOSHUA TREE

To see slideshow click on an image.   It’s been seven years since I was last here. How did I forget that such a magical place?

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SHARING LIFE

    I went searching for one particular waterfall in rural Oregon and ended up on an adjacent valley driving down dirt roads through eerie clear cut forests. I was so taken back and inspired by the barren landscape I decided to shoot it. I […]

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SELKIRKS 2013

Second year in a row. The all women Alpine Finishing Course in the backcountry of the Selkirks with SheJumps and women who go get it! To find out more email me: emily@emilypolar.com

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