Sloan holds some wispy clouds.
The incredible Southern Pickets.
View of the Perch from our campsite at Saddleback Lakes.
Glacier Peak hiding away.
Another stunning lake at the divide.
Kylie climbs beneath Saska Peak.
Admiring the Cirque of Towers from Pingora.
Another beautiful basin along the traverse.
More turquoise lake photos…
Reflection on Toxaway Lake.
Looking back to Spider Gap from the Cloudy Pass Meadows.
Ascending Hinman with the crest behind us.
Our first view of the south face of Harrison Peak.
Looking into the heart of the Olympics.
Looking towards Gunsight Pass.
Pretty framing of a peak in a nice pond on the JMT.
Puppet Lake among others in French Canyon.
Entering a new world of greyscale.
The stunning lake at the pass.
Kylie leads the way on the incredible knife edge.
Pretty little tarn near Muir Pass.
Mt. Whitney to Owens Valley. 11,000 ft over vertical relief.
Dylan disappears into the red carpet.
Upper Mills Lake, one of the finest lakes ever seen.
Looking across Boston Basin to Forbidden Peak and its west ridge on the left.
Walking into the wonderful Spider Meadows.
Idyllic stream in Bench Canyon.
Haystack Mountain and Big Sandy Lake.
La Bohn Lakes and La Bohn Peak.
There are no words.
The outlet of Duck Lake.
Descending to the Rainbow Tarn.
Pano of the Stuart Range.
Watching clouds spill over Butterfly Pass into the Napeequa.
Views from Relay Peak.
My dad takes a well deserved break while I find a campsite.
Jacob finishes up the last bit before the schrund.
Looking back at Liberty Bell through the trees.
Perfect reflection on Minaret Lake.
Looking towards Tyndall Creek from Shepherd Pass.
Classic view of WA Pass.
Returning to Buck Creek Pass, Fortress Mountain in the background.
Grant Peak, the subsummit of Baker.
Dakobed, an island in the sky.
Cathedral Peak stands proud and tall.
Elated and alive!
Soft evening light on Temple Crag and Second Lake.
Kylie rappels down the OS route.
Where the Famed Valley meets the Great Valley.
Striking colors in Upper Painter Basin.
Baker and Colfax from the heart of the Coleman Glacier.
Wanda Lake is yet another gem in Evolution Basin.
Mt. Sil and the giant unnamed lake.
Awesome waterfall on Merriam Peak.
Bonanza looms mighty over the Glacier Peak Wilderness.
Antlers and beautiful valleys.
Silver Divide of the Sierras.
Prusik Peak over Inspiration Lake.
Flowers, a rock glacier, and a wonderful valley.
Sublime morning on the Hoh River.
Such a grand view.
The Terror Glacier and Inspiration Peak.
Huge sandstone towers in Arches!
Flowers on the south side scramble.
My best Ansel Adams impression of Thousand Island Lake.
Rare white flowers.
Looking out across the core zone.
Cascade and Mixup Peak.
From left to right: Colonial, Neve, Pinnacle, and Pyramid.
A tranquil meadow with a nice old barn.
Jacob walks into the sea of clouds and wildflowers on the Hogsback.
Small ponds dot Painter Basin.
Wonderful alpine hillsides and Mt. Daniel.
The far end of Golden Bear Lake.
Olympus and the incredible Blue Glacier.
Wonderful peaks of the North Cascades.
Reflection of North Peak on Cascade Lake.
Wildflowers on the banks of Mesa Lake in Humphreys Basin.
A glacial lake near High Camp.
Ants marching across the huge summit crater.
A dramatic summit shot of Logan.
Logan splits Iceberg Lake, Thompson Peak behind.
Kylie reflects on the day in La Salle Lake.
Following a beautiful Wright Creek in the morning.
Breaking out into the sun on the Lynch.
The Lyman Lakes wind down from Spider Gap.
First views of Colchuck Lake and Dragontail.
The stunning Chain Lakes Basin.
Peering into the Famed Valley.
Are we on planet Earth anymore?
Closeup of the summit of Olympus, which is on the right.
An alpine wonderland at Terror Basin Camp.
Haystack Mountain from our camp next to a nice stream.
Surreal clouds from just above the glacier camp.
Easily one of the most beautiful lakes I have ever been to.
Perched high on the North Cleaver of Mt. Adams.
Such a sublime setting at Honeycomb Lake.
I found this cool rock to scramble on top of!
Wonderful reflection in Butterfly Lake.
Sun shines through the Druid Arch.
Sloan Peak behind us on the trail.
Looking down into the canyon from the bridge.
This is our finest hour.
Most amazing river I have ever seen.
Kylie ascends a snowfield with Garnet Lake below.
Absolute, utter perfection.
Fortress dominates the background of the Tenpeak Tarn.
Fresh snow on the distant peaks.
Anthony descends into the world of rock and ice.
At least this bog is pretty.
Nice view of Pahto.
An almost lunar landscape!
Climbers topping out!
Wonderful morning over the Stuart Range.
The Napeequa, as pretty as an Alaskan valley.
The Triplets and Johannesburg peek above the clouds.
Cool afternoon clouds swirling around the glacier.
Trickling stream in Deception Basin.
Owl Rock is the tower on the right. You can see a climber on the skyline.
Feather, Royce, and Merriam Peak behind Bearpaw Lake.
Together on the edge of the world.
Beautiful meadow on the west side of Mt. Adams.
Black from Wing Lake.
And this is our finest hour.
Tarn in Upper Dusy Basin.
Reflection on Wright Lakes.
Kylie climbs to Gabbot Pass with all the Upper Mills Lakes behind.
Wonderful stream in the North Fork Napeequa.
Evening light over Tower Mountain and the Snowy Lakes.
Classic shot of Forbidden and Moraine Lake.
Pretty colors and shadows down to the valley.
Watching our tent begin to look very small.