Volcano Road

Volcano Road

Volcano road trip to Canada Blanca

Tree Line

Tree Line

The pines are gradually reclaiming the devastated lava fields

Proud Pine

Proud Pine

Pine trees recolonising the foothills below Mount Teide Volcano

Cloud Fall

Cloud Fall

Cloud formatiions swirling round the peak of Mount Teide

Pioneer Pine

Pioneer Pine

Lone pine amongst lava

Barren Lands

Barren Lands

Volcanic rubble and pumice on the lava plains of Canada Blanca

Lava Tone

Lava Tone

Different layers of lava below the volcanic crater

Lava Flow

Lava Flow

Lava flows on Mount Teide

Cloud on the Volcano

Cloud on the Volcano

Cloud formations swirl around Pico Viejo on Mount Teide

Sleeping Volcano

Sleeping Volcano

Barren scrub on the sandy plateau below Pico Viejo on Mount Teide

Mountain Chapel

Mountain Chapel

Little Chapel on Canada Blanca

Volcanic Contours

Volcanic Contours

Pico viejo sidelit in black and white

Mountain Gold

Mountain Gold

Golden light on the lava plains of Mount Teide as a cloud wave rolls in

Fire on the Mountain

Fire on the Mountain

Pico Viejo in a fiery red glow by the very last rays of the setting sun

Recolonisation

Recolonisation

Seeds arrive and life starts to regenerate amongst the lava

Evening Pines

Evening Pines

Backlit Pine trees in soft evening light

Last Rays

Last Rays

Sun down at Canada Blanca

Cathedral Silhouette

Cathedral Silhouette

The Cathedral volcanic pillar outcrop at sunset

Peaceful Cliffs

Peaceful Cliffs

Los Gigantes at Dusk

Pink Sky at Night

Pink Sky at Night

Los Gigantes Cloudscape at Dusk

Twilight

Twilight

Evening stars appearing over Los Gigantes as dusk falls

Lighthouse amongst the Stars

Lighthouse amongst the Stars

Los Gigantes Lighthouse

Clifftop Star trail

Clifftop Star trail

Los Gigantes star trail

First Illumination

First Illumination

Play of light on los Gigantes

Rainbow on the Cliffs

Rainbow on the Cliffs

A storm comes into Los Gigantes cliffs

Cliff Mist

Cliff Mist

Los Gigantes sea mist in black and white

Gigantes Breakers

Gigantes Breakers

Windswept breakers rolling into the beach of Los Gigantes

The Road to Masca

The Road to Masca

The winding road to the remote mountain village of La Masca viewed from the peak of the mountain pass

Little Cottage

Little Cottage

A traditional cottage in the mountaintop village of Masca 

Mascan Pinnacle

Mascan Pinnacle

Sea haze on Las Mascan barranco slopes

 

Red Roof

Red Roof

A damaged Mascan clay roof tile

Lamp Post on the Mountain

Lamp Post on the Mountain

Mascan lamp post on pedestrian cobbles

La Masca Barranco

La Masca Barranco

Lush foliage on the slopes of La Masca gorge

The Green Gate

The Green Gate

A pretty garden gate on the slopes of La Masca, a traditional Tenerifan mountain top village

Mountain Cat

Mountain Cat

Rimlit little black cat

Gomera Afterglow

Gomera Afterglow

La Gomera lit up in the afterglow at sunset