"The Smallest Mountain Range in the World" is situated in the center of the northern Sacramento Valley of California. At approximately 1.6-1.8 million years old, this extinct volcano is a newcomer on the geologic time scale. It is one of my favorite places to photograph.
Moonrise over Destiny PeakTwilight at North ButteAfternoon at North ButteValley Oak and West ButteThe Road to South ButteThe HikeThe Grand ViewThe SentinelOn the Road to Goat Rocks-Sutter ButtesIslands in the Sea of FogGathering StormSutter ButtesSpring HillAfter the Storm