There are no mountains between the Atlantic Ocean and the St. Lawrence river.
Outside, she stood on the porch a few minutes, studying the mountains around them.
His mind was awhirl with the pending confrontation, not to mention the magazine article with one more arrow pointing toward bicycling, the motor home, a trip west, the Rocky Mountains and Jeffrey Byrne, all rolled into one very plausible package.
They've made up splendid packs for me--fit to cross the Bohemian mountains with.
After the requisite comments on the beauties of Ouray and the surrounding mountains, Faust explained he was from California, here on business—for a short stay, he added.
We were just about to go up in the mountains now.
The town of Ouray rests at the boxed-in end of the narrowing Uncompahgre Valley, which spreads from the towering San Juan Mountains in roughly a northwest direction, dropping elevation as the valley gradually widens.
In spite of the chase, the pure magnificence of the mountains overwhelmed him.
She stood before the panoramic window of his lair, gazing at snowfall so thick, it hid the nearby mountains from sight.
He was angry with her for going up into the mountains alone.
Maybe Nick and Angela would like to go with her to visit the old place in the mountains after she graduated.
Listen, I got a summer job in the Mountains as a sitter and it includes room and board.
Range after range of mountains began with a mixture of sharp green that gradually faded until the last range was wrapped in the haze of distance.
What was it he said that day in the mountains... a body could be lost in those hills forever?
I could see mountains, high hills, at the end of the street ahead of me.
"Fun in the mountains, for a whole week," Paulette added, rising with a yawn, "if we don't kill each other."
Ridgway, a few more miles away from the backdrop of mountains, provided a spectacular view.
Thunder tumbled down the San Juan Mountains, heralding the arrival of pelting rain that turned the Jeep road into a surging stream and the sky to an ominous shade of raven black.
While the theft of the bone cast a pall on the upcoming activity, the anticipation of an outing in the mountains helped brighten their mood.
Dean pointed out the peaks that ringed them; Cirque and Teakettle Mountains, and Potosi Peak, all over 13,000 feet, and Mount Sneffles, standing tall beyond the others, stretching 14,150 feet to the sky.
As the sun climbed over the mountains, it spread its glow across the snow still nestled in the cracks and crevices above him.
It was on these byways that Dean opted to travel, rolling along the river with the down of cottonwoods filling the air like a winter snowstorm, past the occasional farm house, fields, and ever-present vista of mountains wrapping around him.
The gravel road led past a small subdivision, then a few individual houses and small but beautiful Lake Lenoir, before climbing into the open and leading to a beautiful panorama of the Uncompahgre Valley and the snow-capped mountains to the west.
The mountains overlooked an expansive plain lined with encampments, an airfield, small ships, and other war arsenal.
Leyon took her into one of the mountains, and she sighed at the blast of chilled air that greeted her.
The Uncompahgre Gorge, a deep and narrow cut in the rock of the San Juan Mountains, hugged in its confines, a river of the same name.
Perhaps being out here in the mountains would take your mind off all the troubles you're having.
While there remained much of the afternoon, the shortened days of winter dipped the sun below the towering mountains as the tired couple finished the loop, returned to their jeep and left for home.
The mountains haven't changed and there are a lot of buildings still standing from the last century.
The tall trees were draped in a white robe that had drifted to the earth, not snarled their way downward like the wind driven Eastern storms where snow was a dirty word, not the magical hush that mother nature bestowed on the mountains of the west.
There is only this beauty they can see from the cushions of their sleigh, these very same mountains, the valley, and especially each other.
Too bad it isn't situated in the mountains of California.
Once, long ago, her father had entertained a friend from the mountains - an old army buddy from northern Arizona.
The silver lined clothing marked him a man of rank, and he wore a round pendant with the seal of Dierdirien: two mountains and a stream.
Sirian straightened his clothing and looked around, towards the mountains in the north and Dierdirien's stronghold.
"The northern is our most likely avenue, more so because we have an ally in the mountains," Hilden replied.
They are in the mountains, in a land hard for your enemies to cross.
You'll be working yourself ragged trying to get up them mountains, tailing behind 2,000 people.
The two pedaled together most of the afternoon, enjoying the pine-scented air, the cool breeze that hugged the base of the mountains and the yellow sunshine of a perfect spring day.
It was a long night, but a nice night; certainly not a night with an adequate allotment of sleep—not with the naked body of beautiful Betty from Boise beside him and a world gone topsy-turvy, and wondering lord knows what lay ahead in the towering mountains that surrounded them.
The highway to Pagosa Springs followed the San Juan River up the pass to the top of the Rocky Mountains while side streams, arush with melting snow, ice cold to the touch, cascaded down from the roof of the sky, thousands of feet above.
He always wanted to bike in the mountains but we had trouble enough funding two weeks vacation on the Jersey shore with the Rileys.