Ryan Cheney | Portfolio
John Muir Trail 2017
I solo hiked the John Muir Trail in July 2017 northbound from Cottonwood pass to Yosemite. 237 miles of High Sierra in 14 Days. It was one of the highest snow years on record. These are the shots.
Kings Canyon Loop
A 75 mile hike through Kings Canyon National Park
Trans Zion Trek
A 5 day walk form the northwestern corner of Zion National Park to the southeastern exit.
High Sierra Trail
A weeklong expedition across the Sierra Nevada mountains starting in Sequoia National Park and ending atop Mt Whitney, the highest point in the lower 48 states.
A trip through the Horseshoe Meadows area south of Mt Whitney in the Sierra Nevada.
Rock Creek Lake
An April trip beyond Rock Creek Lake.
Winter in the Desert
I drive around the desert and explore the more remote areas of the Mojave
I live in the desert. I wander the desert. I observe the stillness and decay.
Americas Mother road.
Salton Sea Pre 2000
I spent a lot of time traveling to the Salton Sea to photograph the wasteland.
Salton Sea Post 2000
My recent travels to the Sea find renewal.
Once a mining town, then a private prison. Now mostly abandoned.