Montana Photojournalist Fine Art Photograph 82
Lightning strikes out of a thunderhead over the Idaho side of the Beaverhead Mountains. Meriwether Lewis and a small group of men first crossed the Continental Divide here at Lemhi Pass. They had hoped to find an easy portage to the waters of the Columbia River, but instead, "... I discovered immence (sic) ranges of high mountains still to the west of us…."