As the sun rose higher in the heavens the snow-clad mountains of Asia gloriously reflected its victorious rays.
It could not be called an imposing range, and it was snow-clad from one end to the other.
The strange Arctic light was settling down on the scene, turning the snow-clad waste into mysterious colors.
First there is the snow-clad region at the top of the country.
No cold winds of importance seem then to have blown with blighting effect from glaciated or snow-clad districts.
Most of the hills in this latitude were snow-clad as far as the 1,000 feet line.
Far to the east and north is one jagged mass of volcanic peaks, some of them snow-clad, others bald and desolate to the eye.
There are no snow-clad peaks, for we are almost under the Equator.
And, as the record of mileage rose, the face of the snow-clad earth began again to change its appearance.
Sunset was on the jagged and snow-clad heights that shut in the lake to the eastward.