Mountain Goat Kids, Mount Evans Wilderness, Colorado
Image: Verdon Tomajko
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act, The Smithsonian's Museum of Natural History is featuring an exhibit of photography from wilderness areas across the United States. Opening on September 3 and running indefinitely, this exhibited set of jury-selected photos is also featured on the Smithsonian website. Each month, a photo will be selected as the popular favorite, according to votes received by website visitors.
See all of these stunning captures and cast your vote for your favorite each month here.
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Brown Bear, Katmai Wilderness, Katmai National Park and Preserve, Alaska
Image: Robert Amuroso
Aurora Borealis Over Honeymoon Rock, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Wisconsin
Image: Jeff Rennicke
Red Fox, Denali National Park, Alaska
Image: Dee Ann Pederson
Banner Peak, Alpenglow, California
Image: Brad Goldpaint
Meadow of Wildflowers, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming
Image: John Richter