Outside, she stood on the porch a few minutes, studying the mountains around them.
The cliff and surrounding mountains were now behind them.
I could see mountains, high hills, at the end of the street ahead of me.
Sofia watched the scenery turn from urban to rural and recognized the roads leading up to Skyline Drive, the scenic route running through the mountains of northern Virginia.
The drive from the mountains to the safe house had seemed to take forever.
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.
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.
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.
During exercises, the government's premier contingency operations compound in the Appalachian Mountains of Tennessee was populated only by maintenance crews and a few relaxed guards.
The valley appeared as vast as the sky, both stretching until they met a second range of mountains in the distance.
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.
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.
"The northern is our most likely avenue, more so because we have an ally in the mountains," Hilden replied.
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.
He was angry with her for going up into the mountains alone.
Once, long ago, her father had entertained a friend from the mountains - an old army buddy from northern Arizona.
Too bad it isn't situated in the mountains of California.
They saw a landscape with mountains and plains, lakes and rivers, very like those upon the earth's surface; but all the scene was splendidly colored by the variegated lights from the six suns.
The animals you have with you we will drive to the mountains and put into the Black Pit.
He gives you the mountains and the valleys where you may rest.
The great bird was high in the air and flying towards the far-off mountains with all his money.
A competing company decides to make an up-front investment and build a new factory in a distant land, high in the mountains where residents who choose to live there have less economic opportunity.
There are no mountains between the Atlantic Ocean and the St. Lawrence river.
I listened with increasing wonder to Miss Sullivan's descriptions of the great round world with its burning mountains, buried cities, moving rivers of ice, and many other things as strange.
I shall climb very high mountains in Norway and see much ice and snow.
If the snow lies deep, they strap on his snowshoes, and, with the giant plow, plow a furrow from the mountains to the seaboard, in which the cars, like a following drill-barrow, sprinkle all the restless men and floating merchandise in the country for seed.
And hark! here comes the cattle-train bearing the cattle of a thousand hills, sheepcots, stables, and cow-yards in the air, drovers with their sticks, and shepherd boys in the midst of their flocks, all but the mountain pastures, whirled along like leaves blown from the mountains by the September gales.
They've made up splendid packs for me--fit to cross the Bohemian mountains with.
If Kutuzov decided to abandon the road connecting him with the troops arriving from Russia, he would have to march with no road into unknown parts of the Bohemian mountains, defending himself against superior forces of the enemy and abandoning all hope of a junction with Buxhowden.