Rob Pierce took the photo on the cover of this issue on March 2, 2009, using a Nikon D60 with a Nikkor 18-300mm lens. The photo was taken from the deck of the Peter Estin Hut, one of the 10th Mountain Division huts, located just northwest of Charles Peak (12,050 feet). Pierce is a partner at Dufford, Waldeck, Milburn & Krohn, LLP in Grand Junction, specializing in water law.

January 2011 Issue || Cover Photo Gallery