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Best Mountains Poems

Below are the all-time best Mountains poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of mountains poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Mountains up North


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Categories: mountains, storm, winter,
Form: Etheree

Premium Member Painting Mountains
I like to paint the mountains with the backdrop of sky
Touch them with white snow, detailed to the eye
When one looks, there may be a...

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Categories: art, freedom, fun, mountains,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member There Will Never Be Enough Time
There Will Never Be Enough Time

There will never be enough time to hear unique
music of nature's songs in its birds, its insects,
in songs of the...

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Categories: earth, mountains, nature, sea,
Form: Free verse
Climbing Mt Hope
I reach the edge of the woods
and glimpse
the summit:
high, far –
and daunting.

I must not look up too much,
for I might lose courage.

I need patience,
to string...

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Categories: inspirational, mountains,
Form: Free verse
I Belong To The Lake
 I wander far from the coal-tar smog
and buzzing sounds of the city
to a place where I can smell
fresh-cut hay in a tepid breeze.
I stroll...

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Categories: beautiful, mountains,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Nova

Mountain sunshine, take my hand;
 Wrap your warmth around my shoulders;
Slip your arm within my arm;
 Dance in my eyes as on sparkling waters;
Warm my...

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Categories: joy, mountains, prayer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Unattended Field
“Close to the western summit there is the dried and frozen carcass of a leopard. No one has explained what the leopard was seeking at...

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© Jeff Kyser  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: metaphor, mountains,
Form: Other
I Am The Mighty Mountain
I stand, the most statuesque, peeking through the clouds
that lend their softness as my pillow when sun in midnight drowns.

Golden sun, a fitting crown for...

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Categories: earth, mountains,
Form: Personification
I Have Fallen
I clasp your hand the moment I realise I will fall alone
You grit your teeth in anger holding me as I dangle there
Your jawline is...

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Categories: mountains, beautiful, courage, freedom, heart,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cups of Time
As Time unwinds with a cup of tea
Sipping fragrant steam of centuries
No rush to fluff the flattened sea

In the key of wind's piano notes
Strumming with...

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Categories: mountains, nature, sea, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Mountains mirrored on a pellucid lake,
not a cloud in the cornflower blue sky.
At one with nature with each step I take,
I ascend these emerald hills...

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Categories: beauty, mountains, nature,
Form: Sonnet

A whistling wheezing hamlet, whispering and emanating, tunes euphonic, 
In a remote isolated valley, far-flung from the abode of the temporal, 
Warbling quietly to whistle...

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Categories: mountains, community, earth, education, encouraging,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member When Mount St Helens Blew Her Top
Where forests stretched for miles, and Spirit Lake
lay at its foot, there stood a rebel peak.
One day the earth beneath began to quake.
What havoc Mother...

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Categories: mountains,
Form: Quatrain
World above the clouds
Far away from this bonded crowd,
Far away from these layers of 
Oh wings of the air glide me away,
To the world, world above the 


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Categories: mountains, adventure, beautiful, beauty, desire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Let My Soul Flee
Oh let my soul flee
To the purple mountains
Where poetry breathes—
Where dawn’s shadows
Move silently with the sun.
Let my eyes feast on
Dew drops and Scottish broom
With its...

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Categories: mountains, nature, poetry,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Mother Nature
                  Mother Nature..

I see a mountain, wake me...

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Categories: love, mountains, sunshine, wisdom,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Perhaps One Day - For Avatar
   (a Triple Triolet)

Where blues and purples dominate,
Pandora beckons from beyond.
Entranced by it, I gravitate. . . 
Where blues and purples dominate,
a way...

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Categories: mountains, day, fantasy, love, mother,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member winter's glow
with sun as its spire

the peak is a cathedral. . .

winter’s glow is ours...

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Categories: mountains, winter,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member LIFTING THE FOG
Like milk from blue mountains' swollen breasts, the fog
Intertwines with pungent campfire smoke, a blue mist
Frescoing my quiet river valley's primeval lap.
Twilight tiptoes, surreptitiously, spying...

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Categories: earth, love, moon, mountains,
Form: Acrostic
Be Not Afraid
The mountains and hills shake at His tread,
"Resurrection is nigh", He calls to the dead;
The moon in the heavens grows pale at His wrath,
The sun...

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Categories: faith, mountains, universe,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beautiful Springtime -The Trolaan Style
~Beautiful Springtime~

Beautiful first spring day
Bountiful sun then may rain
Be happy spring comes after winter gray
Bright sunshine glows like golden grain

Enticing spring is here again at...

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Categories: beautiful, flower, mountains, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Emerald Morning
An Emerald Morning

Verdant sylvan shades share, 
      emerald and peridot's glossy glow 

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Categories: beauty, morning, mountains, nature,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Race of a Lifetime
He skis down the slopes
of a snow covered mountain
racing against time
and his main adversary...
avalanche in hot pursuit. 

Written 28th May 2016
Contest: Traditional Tanka
Sponsor: Charlotte J....

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Categories: mountains, race, snow,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Yearning for Reunion
Ancient, rugged hills worn down by time
I miss the lush green hills of my home
Leaning away from the peaceful valley,
Mountains forged from eons long forgotten

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Categories: home, mountains, nature, places,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Perhaps not the Mountain

Perhaps not the Mountain -

Perhaps even not the lone hermit, atop said mountain...
sitting as still as tea leaves, left in their jar.

Perhaps not the Mountain.

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Categories: mountains, philosophy,
Form: Free verse