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High Above the Waters: Mecca-Ladder Hike Overlooking Salton Sea Overlook Metal Canvas Print Palm Desert California Wall Art Landscape

High Above the Waters: Mecca-Ladder Hike Overlooking Salton Sea Overlook Metal Canvas Print Palm Desert California Wall Art Landscape

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Have you ever stood on the edge of a place where the land stretches out so far and wild that it leaves you speechless? That's exactly how I felt high above the waters on the Mecca-Ladder hike overlooking Salton Sea. The striking contrast of the desert meeting the calm blue water was truly a sight worth seeing.

My husband and I have a wonderful tradition. On Christmas Day, we love to take a picturesque hike, away from the crowds. And to wof course hike off our Christmas Eve feast.

On this particular hike, my goal was to capture the essence of the Salton Sea from a unique perspective. As I climbed higher, my excitement grew. The trail was rough, scattered with rocks and boulders that looked as if they had been carefully arranged, enhancing the natural beauty of the scenery.

The highlight of my adventure, though, was a seemingly ordinary pile of stones. At first sight, it might seem like an average marker, but it was so much more. It stood proudly, each rock carefully balanced on the one below, challenging both gravity and the tough desert weather. It symbolized how people connect with nature, marking the presence of someone who stood here before, felt the same wonder, and left a piece of themselves behind.

Capturing this scene was no easy task. I adjusted my camera settings to capture the details of the rocks and the wide view behind them, making sure the lighting brought out their textures. I aimed to capture the photo in a way that showed the feeling of being alone and peaceful, and the connection between the earth, sky, stones, and sea.

As I clicked the shutter, I thought about the journey these stones had taken to end up here. Who had placed them? What stories did they carry? Every stone appeared to carry whispers of the past, adding to the mystery and charm of this place.

This stack of stones, overlooking the Salton Sea, isn't just a random collection of rocks. It represents the enduring spirit of exploration and the urge to leave a mark, no matter how small, on the vast canvas of the Earth. It reminds us that even in the most remote places, we are never truly alone; we are connected by the trails we follow and the marks we leave behind.

So next time you find yourself on a hike, take a moment to appreciate the small wonders along the way. Who knows what stories they hold, waiting to be discovered?



There are 5 ways to print these images.

1) Premium Photo Paper are high quality, professional paper-prints.

Sharp, Vivid and rich Color sets this apart from a casual photo print.

You'll feel like you're there.

Premium Photo Paper will last a long time.

This option is available in 8x10 inches, 11x14 inches or 16x20 inches.

They are designed to be placed in a glass frame, which can be purchased separately (starting at a few dollars at your local Target or online).

2) Ready to Hang Canvas are ready to hang right out of the box with zero assembly required. Ultimate convenience.

Gorgeous finished look. It comes out of the shipping box finished and ready to hang with a simple nail in the wall.

Canvas Prints are a well-known, high-end way of displaying photographs.

0.75 or 1.5 inch thick (depending on which size that you order) wooden stretcher-bars that give it shape, in the same way an oil painting is traditionally assembled. There are no staples or ugly lines visible on the sides (very important).

Estimated delivery time for printing, assembling, packing and shipping is around 10 days.

3) Ready to Hang Canvas (split into 3 panels)

This is for larger pieces, and the photograph is split into 3 even panels, 3 separate canvas panels which together make a single large image.

This gives a modern look, and allows spectacularly large sizes on your wall!

4) Aluminum Metal Prints

Create elegant wall decor that shines with high-end, exclusive and unique aluminum metal prints.

Create a polished addition to any home or office. 3/64" thick aluminum panel. Features a glossy coating and rounded edges.

UV resistant ink prevents fading. All metal sizes are ready to hang on your wall, right out of the box.

5) Acrylic Prints

Create eye-catching home decor with modern acrylic prints. Light refracts through the museum-quality acrylic bringing vibrancy and depth to your photos. The 1/4" thick, clear acrylic produces superb image quality from edge to edge and absolutely stunning, brilliant color!

UV resistant ink prevents fading. All metal sizes are ready to hang on your wall, right out of the box.


Material and Quality

To ensure the highest flexibility in showcasing your new art, our photo prints are sold unframed. This allows you to select the perfect frame that complements both the print and your unique decor. Please note that the frames depicted in our images are for display purposes only, offering inspiration for how these beautiful prints can be presented in your space.

Our fine art prints are not just posters; they are museum-quality pieces designed to last a lifetime. Created on thick, archival-grade paper, these prints offer both aesthetic and durable excellence. The finish lends a luxurious texture that complements the fine art photography, while the thickness of the paper ensures longevity.

Aesthetic Appeal

Immerse your space in the evocative scenes captured in our prints. The rich details and vibrant colors will not only serve as a focal point but also add a layer of sophistication to any environment. Our museum-quality prints are designed to suit various interior styles, from modern to traditional.

Versatile Decor

Whether you're looking to add an elegant touch to your home or elevate your office space, these prints are versatile enough to fit into any setting. Their design versatility ensures that they not only brighten your environment but also spark conversations and evoke emotions.


Estimated Delivery to the United States: 7–10 Days

Each piece you order from us is handcrafted with meticulous attention to detail, specifically for you, right after you place your order. This personalized approach allows us to deliver a truly unique product that meets our high standards of quality.

Crafting Time: A Commitment to Excellence

Our dedication to craftsmanship and quality means that it may take a little extra time to prepare your order for shipment. Rest assured, it's worth the wait!

Sustainability First: Thank You for Your Thoughtful Purchase!

By creating products on-demand rather than in bulk, we're taking a step towards sustainability and reducing overproduction. Your thoughtful purchasing decisions contribute to this effort, making you an essential part of our eco-conscious journey.

Return Policy

Money-Back Guarantee

At Images By Cheri, we stand by the quality and craftsmanship of our fine art prints. We want you to be 100% satisfied with your purchase. That's why we offer a no-hassle, money-back guarantee.

Return Timeframe

If, for any reason, you are not completely satisfied with your order, please contact us within two weeks (14 days) from the date your print arrives. We will gladly issue a full refund or exchange upon receiving the returned item in its original condition.

Damaged Goods

In the unfortunate event that your print arrives damaged, we offer a quick and hassle-free solution. Simply send us photos of the damaged item and packaging within the 14-day period, and we will replace it at no additional cost to you.

How to Return

Contact our customer service team within 14 days of receiving your print. Provide your order number and a brief explanation for the return. 

Upon approval, package the item securely and return it to our return address, which will be provided via email.

Once we receive the returned item and confirm its condition, we will process your refund or ship the replacement item.

We aim to make the return process as simple and stress-free as possible!

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