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