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The Colorado Rocky Mountains: my 1st decade 91 - 99

Late summer afternoon snow storm on top of Mt Elbert Late summer afternoon snow storm on top of Mt Elbert Mountain goat just off the trail to Grays and Torreys Peak Mountain goat just off the trail to Grays and Torreys Peak My son, Steve, smiling on top of Snowmass Mountain My son, Steve, smiling on top of Snowmass Mountain Toproping the overhang on the Cat Eye Wall, Rotary Park, Horsetooth Reservior Toproping the overhang on the Cat Eye Wall, Rotary Park, Horsetooth Reservior


Black Canyon of the Gunnison

View of the Black Canyon from near the Visitors Center View of the Black Canyon from near the Visitors Center This shot shows how narrow the Black Canyon is in places This shot shows how narrow the Black Canyon is in places View of the Painted Wall in the Black Canyon View of the Painted Wall in the Black Canyon View at the bottom of the Black Canyon, looking down stream View at the bottom of the Black Canyon, looking down stream View at the bottom of the Black Canyon, looking up stream View at the bottom of the Black Canyon, looking up stream Looking through a narrow slit in a near wall at another, further back wall; Black Canyon of the Gunnison View through narrow slit at 2nd wall further back


August 1998 - Snowmass Mountain, East Slopes Route

View of Snowmass Mountain’s northeast face from the Bear Creek / Snowmass Creek junction Snowmass Mtn NE face - view from the Bear Creek / Snowmass Creek junction View from near the summit of Snowmass Mountain, looking back down the southeast ridge toward Hagerman Peak View down Snowmass Mtn SE ridge toward Hagerman Peak My son, Steve, Smiling on the summit of Snowmass Mountain My son, Steven, on the summit of Snowmass Mountain - August, 1998


Aug 29th, 2009 - Grays Peak, East Slopes Route

Old Shoe Basin Mine cabin, as seen from the Horseshoe basin Trailhead Old Shoe Basin Mine cabin, as seen from the Horseshoe basin Trailhead Morning view of Grays Peak from the trail leading to the East Slopes Morning view of Grays Peak from the trail leading to the East Slopes View of Grays Peak from directly below the East slopes View of Grays Peak from directly below the East slopes View of Grays Peak and the East Slopes, from the lower end of the slopes View of Grays Peak and the East Slopes, from the lower end of the slopes Looking down at the East Slopes from the Southwest Ridge of Grays Peak Looking down at the East Slopes from the Southwest Ridge of Grays Peak Looking down the East Ridge of Grays Peak, from the Southwest Ridge, with dozens of summiteers scattered along the ridge East Ridge of Grays Peak, and a line of summiteers View from the summit of Grays Peak, looking down the North Slopes View from the summit of Grays Peak, looking down the North Slopes Torreys Peak and Kelso Ridge, as seen from the summit of Grays Peak Torreys Peak and Kelso Ridge, as seen from the summit of Grays Peak Old mine at the foot of the East Slopes of Grays Peak Old mine at the foot of the East Slopes of Grays Peak Stream below mine with bleached out rock bed Stream below mine with bleached out rock bed View of the Shoe Basin Mine, just up from the Horseshoe Basin Trailhead View of the Shoe Basin Mine, just up from the Horseshoe Basin Trailhead


Jul 26th, 2003 - Pikes Peak, Barr Camp trail

Pikes Peak from the Garden of the Gods Visitors' Center, winter, early 2003 Pikes Peak from the Garden of the Gods Visitors' Center, winter, early 2003 The lights of Colorado Springs from Pikes Peak at 4am 7/26/03 The lights of Colorado Springs from Pikes Peak at 4am 7/26/03 Pikes Peak summit sign Pikes Peak summit sign The original summit hut on Pikes Peak The original Pikes Peak summit hut COG rail train arriving at the Pikes Peak summit COG rail train arriving at the Pikes Peak summit The east side of Pikes Peak as seen from tree line on the Barr Camp trail East side of Pikes Peak from timberline on the Barr Camp trail The Timberline Shelter, just below tree line on the Barr Camp trail up Pikes Peak Timberline Shelter on the Pikes Peak Barr Camp trail Looking out toward Colorado Springs from between Barr Camp and Timberline Shelter, on the Barr Camp trail View toward Colorado Springs from above Barr Camp on Pikes Peak The Barr Camp main cabin, mid-way up Pikes Peak on the Barr Camp Trail The Barr Camp main cabin, mid-way up Pikes Peak on the Barr Camp Trail Zoomed in photo of Pikes Peak from Manitou Springs Zoomed in photo of Pikes Peak from Manitou Springs


Jun 19th, 2005 - Mount Antero - West Slopes Route

West side of Mount Antero and the south ridge, taken from the West Slopes approach West side of Mount Antero and south ridge, from the West Slopes approach North Carbonate, taken from the Mount Antero West Slopes approach North Carbonate, taken from the Mount Antero West Slopes approach Suzy hiking up the 4x4 road that makes up most of the Mount Antero West Slopes approach Suzy on the 4x4 road / Mount Antero West Slopes approach The south ridge of Mount Antero, taken from where the West Slopes approach leaves the 4x4 road Mount Antero’s south ridge, West Slopes approach The north ridge of Mount Antero, with Mount Princeton in the background, taken from the summit of Mount Antero Summit view of Mount Antero’s north ridge - Mt Princeton in background Mount Shavano and Tabeguache Peak, taken from the summit of Mount Antero Mount Shavano and Tabeguache Peak, from Mount Antero


Mount of the Holy Cross - North Ridge Route

Sunrise on Grouse Mountain, as seen from the north slopes of Mount of the Holy Cross Sunrise on Grouse Mountain, as seen from the north slopes of Mount of the Holy Cross North face of Mount of the Holy Cross, as seen from below the north ridge false summit North face of Mount of the Holy Cross, as seen from below the north ridge false summit Mount of the Holy Cross summit view, looking east over the Bowl of Tears to the far end of Halo Ridge Mount of the Holy Cross summit view, looking east over the Bowl of Tears to the far end of Halo Ridge Zoomed in view of Notch Mountain Shelter Cabin from the summit of Mount of the Holy Cross Zoomed in view of Notch Mountain Shelter Cabin from the summit of Mount of the Holy Cross Looking down at Cross Creek while descending the North Ridge Route of Mount of the Holy Cross Looking down at Cross Creek while descending the North Ridge Route of Mount of the Holy Cross View of Mount of the Holy Cross and North Ridge, from the west side of Halfmoon Pass View of Mount of the Holy Cross and North Ridge, from the west side of Halfmoon Pass


July, 2002 - Huron Peak - Northhwest Slopes Route

looking south passed Huron's west slopes at Ice Mountain, on the Continental Divide View south, beyond Huron's west slopes, at Ice Mountain on the Continental Divide Looking up at Huron Peak from just above treeline on the Southwest Slopes Route Huron Peak from just above treeline on the Southwest Slopes Route View from the upper end of the North ridge, looking up at Huron's summit View from the upper end of the north ridge, looking up at Huron's summit Standing on the summit of Huron Peak, looking down the North Ridge Route Looking down the North Ridge Route from the summit of Huron Peak Huron Peak from the trail to the southwest ridge of La Plata Peak Huron Peak from La Plata Peak’s Southwest Ridge Trail


Aug 9th, 2003 - La Plata Peak - Southwest ridge Route

Ellingwood Ridge from La Plata Peak Ellingwood Ridge from La Plata Peak Looking toward Mt Elbert and Mt Massive from La Plata Peak Looking toward Mt Elbert and Mt Massive from La Plata Peak La Plata Peak from the false summit on the southwest ridge La Plata Peak from the false summit on the southwest ridge La Plata's southwest ridge as seen from the SW ridge false summit La Plata's southwest ridge as seen from the SW ridge false summit Ptarmigan on La Plata's southwest ridge Ptarmigan on La Plata's southwest ridge Mt Huron from the trail to the southwest ridge of La Plata Peak Mt Huron from the trail to the southwest ridge of La Plata Peak


Aug 7th, 2004 - Mount Massive, East Slopes Route

Mount Massive, as seen from the East Slopes Route Mount Massive, as seen from the East Slopes Route Mount Massive, viewed from the saddle between Massive and South Massive Mount Massive, viewed from the saddle between Massive and South Massive Standing on top of Mount Massive, looking back at South Massive and Point 13,630, and the small storm that just blew over Looking south from Mount Massive’s summit at the small storm that just blew over Looking down at Point 13,630 and the East Ridge, as we descended down to the saddle between Massive and South Massive Point 13,630 & East Ridge, from above the Mt Massive / South Massive saddle Looking south toward Mount Elbert and La Plata Peak, while descending down to the saddle between Massive and South Massive Mt Elbert & La Plata Peak, from above the Mt Massive / South Massive saddle The North Face of La Plata Peak, as seen from Mount Massive The North Face of La Plata Peak, as seen from Mount Massive From just south of Mount Massive’s summit, looking back towards the summit and Massive Green, just down the ridge, north of the summit View of Mt Massive’s summit with Massive Green, to the north Descending back down to timberline on Mount Massive’s East Slopes Route Descending back down to timberline on Mount Massive’s East Slopes Route Early spring view from the road southeast of Mount Massive - April, 2006 Early spring view from the road southeast of Mount Massive - April, 2006


Mar 23rd, 2002 - Mount Princeton via the East Slopes Route

The east slopes of Mount Princeton, taken from the highway in May of 2004 The east slopes of Mount Princeton, taken from the highway in May of 2004 Suzy, at around 12,000 feet, ascending Mount Princeton via the East Slopes Route on an extremely gloomy winter day Suzy, at 12,000 ft, ascending Mt Princeton via the East Slopes Route on an gloomy winter day


Jun 22nd, 2003 - The Angel of Shavano Route, Mt Shavano

The Angel of Shavano, missing her right arm, on Mount Shavano The Angel of Shavano, missing her right arm, on Mount Shavano Looking down from the body of the Angel of Shavano on Mount Shavano Looking down from the body of the Angel of Shavano on Mount Shavano Tabeguache Peak from the top of Mount Shavano Tabeguache Peak from the top of Mount Shavano Mountain Goat climbing ridge on Mount Shavano Mountain Goat climbing ridge on Mount Shavano Trail down below tree line at Mount Shavano Trail down below tree line at Mount Shavano


Tabeguache Peak - combo with Shavano

The Angel of Shavano - Mount Shavano in mid May, 2004 The Angel of Shavano - Mount Shavano in mid May, 2004 Tabaguache Peak, from the upper East Slopes Route on the southwest side of Mount Shavano Tabaguache Peak, from the upper East Slopes Route on the southwest side of Mount Shavano Someone’s dog chasing Mountain Goats on Mt Shavano’s west slopes Someone’s dog chasing Mountain Goats on Mt Shavano’s west slopes Looking at Mt Shavano from the summit of Tabeguache Peak Looking at Mt Shavano from the summit of Tabeguache Peak Big Horn Sheep grazing on Mt Shavano’s east slopes Big Horn Sheep grazing on Mt Shavano’s east slopes Deer in camp at Placer Creek down the road from the Blank Gulch Trailhead Deer in camp at Placer Creek down the road from the Blank Gulch Trailhead


Handies Peaks - from Grizzly Gulch T.H.

View looking southwest, approaching Handies Peak from the Grizzly Gulch Trailhead View looking southwest, on approach to Handies Peak from the Grizzly Gulch T.H. View of Handies east face from timberline View of Handies east face from timberline View of handies Peak while approaching the east ridge View of handies Peak while approaching the east ridge View of the final traverse along the east ridge to the summit of Handies Peak View of the final traverse along the east ridge to the summit of Handies Peak Blue Angels, I think, approaching Handies Peak from the west about noon on the 4th of july, 2004 Blue Angels ?, approaching Handies from the west about noon, July 4th, 2004 Blue Angels, I think, over the top of Handies Peak, 4th of July, 2004 Blue Angels, I think, over the top of Handies Peak, 4th of July, 2004 View of Redcloud and Sunshine from Handies Peak View of Redcloud and Sunshine from Handies Peak


Jul 5th, 2003 - Red Cloud and Sunshine Peaks

Red Cloud & Sunshine Peaks from near the Silver Creek-Grizzly Gulch Trailhead Red Cloud & Sunshine Peaks from near the Silver Creek-Grizzly Gulch Trailhead Northeast side of Handies Peak Northeast side of Handies Peak View of Red Cloud from the northeast ridge View of Red Cloud from the northeast ridge View of Uncompahgre Peak from the top of Red Cloud Peak View of Uncompahgre Peak from the top of Red Cloud Peak View of Wetterhorn and Matterhorn Peaks from the top of Red Cloud Peak View of Wetterhorn and Matterhorn Peaks from the top of Red Cloud Peak Top of Sunshine Peak with Red Cloud in the background Top of Sunshine Peak with Red Cloud in the background


Sep 26th, 2003 - San Luis Peak

Early morning shot of the southwest face of San Luis Peak Early morning shot of the southwest face of San Luis Peak The beautiful autumn colors created by the Aspen trees around San Luis Peak The beautiful autumn colors created by the Aspen trees around San Luis Peak Interesting outcropping of pinnacles just southeast of San Luis Peak Interesting outcropping of pinnacles just southeast of San Luis Peak Looking northwest at the summit of San Luis Peak, only 5 minutes away Looking northwest at the summit of San Luis Peak, only 5 minutes away View of the autumn colors, from the summit of San Luis Peak View of the autumn colors, from the summit of San Luis Peak Colorful autumn view of Wetterhorn and Uncompahgre Peaks, from the summit of San Luis Peak Autumn view of Wetterhorn & Uncompahgre Peaks, from San Luis Peak summit A final shot of the south side of San Luis Peak, as we work out way up to the final pass leading back to the West Willow Creek Trailhead San Luis Peak, from last pass back towards the West Willow Creek T.H.


Jul 6th, 2003 - Mount Sneffels

Mount Sneffels and the southwest ridge from the Blue Lake Trail Mount Sneffels and the southwest ridge from the Blue Lake Trail View looking south at Gilpin Peak from the top of Sneffels' south slopes View looking south at Gilpin Peak from the top of Sneffels' south slopes looking east through Kismet and Cirque Mountain, to Teakettle Mountain from the bottom of the couloir leading up Sneffels View beyond Kismet & Cirque Mtn, to Teakettle Mtn, from couloir on Sneffels


Aug 31st, 2003 - Uncompahgre Peak

Bad weather coming in from the west over Wetterhorn Peak Bad weather coming in from the west over Wetterhorn Peak Uncompahgre dissapearing into a late summer / early winter storm Uncompahgre dissapearing into a late summer / early winter storm View near Wetterhorn Peak during late summer storm from the Matterhorn Creek Trail View near Wetterhorn Peak, in late summer storm, from Matterhorn Creek Trail View of southwest side of Uncompahgre Peak from the pass southeast of Matterhorn Peak View of southwest side of Uncompahgre Peak from the pass southeast of Matterhorn Peak Ascending Uncompahgre Peak, within 15 minutes of the summit Ascending Uncompahgre Peak, within 15 minutes of the summit Wetterhorn and Matterhorn Peak, looking west from the summit of Uncompahgre Peak Wetterhorn and Matterhorn Peak, looking west from Uncompahgre Peak summit Coxcomb and Redcliff Peaks, both 13,000 foot peaks, as seen looking west from the summit of Uncompahgre Peak 13,000 ft. Coxcomb & Redcliff Peaks, seen looking west from Uncompahgre Peak The historic Colorado Ghost town of Henson, near Lake City The historic Colorado Ghost town of Henson, near Lake City


Wetterhorn Peak - from Matterhorn Creek T.H.

Wetterhorn’s east ridge connecting wetterhorn and Matterhorn Peaks, as seen coming up from the Matterhorn Creek T.H. Wetterhorn’s east ridge, connecting to Matterhorn Peak - from the Matterhorn Creek T.H. The view of Wetterhorn Peak, from just under it’s southeast ridge The view of Wetterhorn Peak, from just under it’s southeast ridge Looking down Wetterhorn’s 4th class east ridge toward Matterhorn Peak, with Uncompahgre Peak in the background Wetterhorn’s 4th cl east ridge & Matterhorn Peak, Uncompahgre in background Suzy on Wetterhorn Peak signing the summit register, with Uncompahgre Peak in the background Suzy on Wetterhorn Peak signing summit register - Uncompahgre Peak in background looking northeast from Wetterhorn Peak at the tail of Wetterhorn's long northwest ridge View NE from Wetterhorn Peak at the tail of Wetterhorn's long northwest ridge Beautiful endless view of the mountains from Wetterhorn Peak, with scattered snow patterns everywhere Mountain view from Wetterhorn Peak, with scattered snow patterns everywhere Uncompahgre Peak looking through the pass with the lower southeast slopes of Matterhorn Peak on the left View of Uncompahgre Peak with lower SE slopes of Matterhorn Peak on the left


Windom Peak - from Needleton T.H.

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad stem engine rollin round the bend Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Steam Engine The sign at the Needleton Trailhead, on the west bank of the Animas River between Durango and Silverton, Colorado Needleton Trailhead, west bank of Animas River The Bridge cossing the Animas River, at the Needleton Trailhead in the San Juan Mountains, between Durango & Silverton, Colorado Bridge cossing the Animas River, at the Needleton Trailhead, between Durango & Silverton Mountain Goats in the Chicago Basin of the San Juan Mountains, Colorado Mountain Goats in the Chicago Basin of the San Juan Mountains, Colorado Waterfall just up and north from the Chicago Basin, San Juan Mountains, Colorado Waterfall above the Chicago Basin, San Juan Mountains Waterfall near treeline, up and north from the Chicago Basin, San Juan Mountains, Colorado Waterfall near treeline, abovethe Chicago Basin Looking west down at Twin Lakes, still mostly iced up on July 4th, while descending from Mt Windom, San Juan Mountains, Colorado Looking down at Twin Lakes, still mostly iced up July 4th, while descending Mt Windom Mt Windom and the north side of the west ridge, still holding a lot of snow Mt Windom and the north side of the west ridge, still holding a lot of snow Marmot on Mt Windom, San Juan Mountains, Colorado Marmot on Mt Windom, San Juan Mountains, Colorado Sunlight Peak & Sunlight Spire, as seen from the summit of Windom Peak Sunlight Peak & Sunlight Spire, as seen from the summit of Windom Peak Mount Eolus, as seen from the summit of Windom Peak Mount Eolus, as seen from the summit of Windom Peak Looking down at Mountain Goats with Chicago Basin below, taken at about 12,000 feet from the southeast finger of the south ridge of Mount Eolus View from 12,000 ft of Mountain Goats with the Chicago Basin below Sunlight Peak, Sunlight Spire, Peak 18, & Windom Peak, taken at about 12,000 feet from the southeast finger of the south ridge of Mount Eolus Sunlight Peak, Sunlight Spire, Peak 18, & Windom Peak Suzy Hiking back down along the beautiful Needleton Creek from Chicago Basin toward Needleton Trailhead, San Juan Mountains, Colorado Suzy Hiking along the Needleton Creek heading back toward the Needleton Trailhead


Humboldt Peak - from upper South Colony T.H.

Humboldt Peak taken just up from the upper South Colony Trailhead Humboldt Peak taken just up from the upper South Colony Trailhead Ellingwood Arête on the Crestone Needle Ellingwood Arête on the Crestone Needle 'Crestone Needle and Crestone Peak, and the awesome 4th class ridge that connects them Crestone Needle and Crestone Peak, with 4th class ridge connecting them Suzy approaching the summit of Humboldt Peak Suzy approaching the summit of Humboldt Peak Suzy heading back down from the summit of Humbolt Peak with the Crestones lurking in the background Suzy descending Humbolt Peak with Crestones lurking in the background Hail on 4x4 road to Humboldt Peak - upper South Colony Trailhead Hail on 4x4 road to Humboldt Peak - upper South Colony Trailhead


Combat Rock, Big Thompson Canyon area

Combat Rock, in the Big Thompson Canyon area, between Loveland and Estes Park, Colorado Combat Rock, Big Thompson Canyon area, between Loveland and Estes Park leading G.I. Joe at Combat Rock leading G.I. Joe at Combat Rock Ben on G.I. Joe at Combat Rock showing that it doesn't ease up at the top Ben on G.I. Joe at Combat Rock showing that it doesn't ease up at the top


Colorado National Monument / Independence Monument - April 2002

View from the camp area, Colorado National Monument with a low cloud View from the camp area, Colorado National Monument with a low cloud Colorado National Monument - Balance Rock Colorado National Monument - Balance Rock Ben photographing  from the camp area, Colorado National Monument Ben photographing from the camp area, Colorado National Monument Ben on the final pitch of Otto's Route on Independence Monument Ben on the final pitch of Otto's Route on Independence Monument Ben on the top of Otto's Route on Independence Monument Ben on the top of Otto's Route on Independence Monument View of Independence Monument from the Canyon Rim Trail, with Grand View Spire, Kissing Couple & Dirty Old Man Tower, and Rainbow Tower, in the background Independence Monument w Grand View Spire, Kissing Couple/Dirty Old Man Tower, Rainbow Tower Looking east at Independence Monument with Grand Junction in the background Looking east at Independence Monument with Grand Junction in the background Colorado National Monument / Independence Monument - Independence Chimney Independence Chimney on Independence Monument Looking up at the south face of Indepenence Monument Looking up at the south face of Indepenence Monument Colorado National Monument - southeast face of Kissing Couple, AKA Bell Tower Southeast face of Kissing Couple, AKA Bell Tower Colorado National Monument local lizzard on the rock Colorado National Monument local lizzard on the rock Colorado National Monument - tree with sky background and sunstar Colorado National Monument - tree with sky background and sunstar


Eldorado Canyon - Boulder, Colorado

followed Ron Olsen up the 2nd pitch of Ruper on the Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado 2nd pitch of Ruper, Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon Leading through the 3rd pitch crux traverse on Ruper, Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado 3rd pitch traverse on Ruper, Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon Jay Woods of Denver leading through the 2nd pitch roof crux on Anthill Direct, Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado Jay Woods of Denver on 2nd pitch roof of Anthill Direct Ron Olsen preparing for the crux on Pitch 5 of Anthill Direct, Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado Ron Olsen protecting the crux on Pitch 5 of Anthill Direct North face of the Basille with Climbers on the Bastille Crack, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado Basille north face with Climbers on the classic Bastille Crack View looking northeast at Tower One (back left) and Tower Two (front right) of the Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado View NE at Tower One (back left) & Tower Two (front right) of the Red Garden Wall Unknown climber on Art’s Spar, Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado Unknown climber on Art’s Spar, Red Garden Wall, Eldorado Canyon The Red Garden Wall - West Face - Middle Buttress, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado Red Garden Wall - West Face - Middle Buttress The Red Garden Wall - West Face - Yellow Spur Area, Eldorado Canyon, Boulder, Colorado Red Garden Wall - West Face - Yellow Spur Area


Elevenmile Canyon - Lake George, Colorado

Arch Rock, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado Arch Rock, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado Turret Dome, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado Turret Dome, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado Teale Tower Route, Teale Tower, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado Teale Tower Route, Teale Tower, Elevenmile Canyon Roof By-Pass Route, Pine Cone Dome, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado Roof By-Pass Route, Pine Cone Dome, Elevenmile Canyon Baboon Rock, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado Baboon Rock, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado The Fortress, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado The Fortress, Elevenmile Canyon, Lake George, Colorado


Garden of the Gods - Colorado Springs, Colorado

Balanced Rock, Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado Balanced Rock, Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado North Gateway Rock W & SW face with Kissing Camels on top, Garden of the Gods North Gateway Rock with Kissing Camels on top, Garden of the Gods Garden of the Gods, view from the north, facing South Garden of the Gods, view from the north, facing South Climber on Credibility Gap, South Gateway Rock, Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado Climber on Credibility Gap, South Gateway Rock Pikes Peak from the visitors center at the Garden of the Gods Pikes Peak from the visitors center at the Garden of the Gods


Mount Audubon Ascent

Early morning view of the south face of Mount Audubon Early morning view of the south face of Mount Audubon View of Navajo Peak from the Beaver Creek Trail View of Navajo Peak from the Beaver Creek Trail View of Chiefs Head Peak, Pagoda Mountain, Longs Peak, and Mount Meeker from the Mt Audubon Trail View of Chiefs Head Peak, Pagoda Mountain, Longs Peak, and Mount Meeker from the Mt Audubon Trail Looking up the East Slopes of Mount Audubon from the trail Looking up the East Slopes of Mount Audubon from the trail View of the Wild Basin area, RMNP, from the NE side of Mount Audubon View of the Wild Basin area, RMNP, from the NE side of Mount Audubon North side of Paiute Peak from near the summit of Mount Audubon North side of Paiute Peak from near the summit of Mount Audubon View from the summit of Mount Audubon, looking west along the ridge to Paiute Peak View from the summit of Mount Audubon, looking west along the ridge to Paiute Peak View south into Indian Peaks from the summit of Mount Audubon View south into Indian Peaks from the summit of Mount Audubon Close up of Navajo Peak, Dickers Peck, and Apache Peak from the summit of Mount Audubon Close up of Navajo Peak, Dickers Peck, and Apache Peak from the summit of Mount Audubon Approaching storm from the north while descending Mount Audubon Approaching storm from the north while descending Mount Audubon View of Mount Audubon disappearing into a storm coming in from the north View of Mount Audubon disappearing into a storm coming in from the north Suzy hiking down the Beaver Creek trail below timberline in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Suzy hiking down the Beaver Creek trail below timberline in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Two bull moose munching out in the Indian Peaks Wilderness area Two bull moose munching out in the Indian Peaks Wilderness area Unknown alpine vegetation showing fall colors near the summit of Mount Audubon Unknown alpine vegetation showing fall colors near the summit of Mount Audubon Unknown alpine vegetation showing fall colors near the summit of Mount Audubon Unknown alpine vegetation showing fall colors near the summit of Mount Audubon Unknown pretty yellow wildflower in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Unknown pretty yellow wildflower in the Indian Peaks Wilderness


Mount Audubon Trail - Winter

View looking southwest from the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon Trail View looking southwest from the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon Trail View looking northeast from timberline on the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon trail View looking northeast from timberline on the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon trail Telephoto shot of low clouds covering the Colorado Front Range foothills Telephoto shot of low clouds covering the Colorado Front Range foothills Yet another shot of low clouds covering the Colorado Front Range foothills Yet another shot of low clouds covering the Colorado Front Range foothills View southwest from above timberline on the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon Trail View southwest from above timberline on the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon Trail Looking southeast from above timberline on the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon Trail Looking southeast from above timberline on the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon Trail Suzy and Keisha smiling for a picture at 12,000 feet on the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon Trail Suzy and Keisha smiling for a picture at 12,000 feet on the Indian Peaks, Mount Audubon Trail Telephoto shot looking southeast of peak penetrating clouds covering the Colorado Front Range foothills Telephoto shot looking southeast of peak penetrating clouds covering the Colorado Front Range foothills


Crater Lake Area Camping

Christopher crossing Buchanan Creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Christopher crossing Buchanan Creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Lone Eagle Peak reflection on Mirror Lake - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Lone Eagle Peak reflection on Mirror Lake Waterfall at the southwest end of the Crater Lake cirque - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Waterfall, southwest end of the Crater Lake Christopher sitting on rock in wildflowers - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Christopher sitting on rock in wildflowers - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Christopher crossing creek below Mirror Lake on single-log bridge - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Christopher crossing single-log bridge Clouds over Continental Divide, also showing Dickers Peck - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Clouds over Continental Divide, also showing Dickers Peck - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Moose lying down in the grass and wildflowers near camp - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Moose lying down in the grass and wildflowers near camp - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Snowfield on the north side of Lone Eagle Peak - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Snowfield, north side of Lone Eagle Peak Lone Eagle Peak and its knife edge ridge - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Lone Eagle Peak and its knife edge ridge - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Moose stroling and grazing in the Crater Lake Camp Area - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Moose stroling and grazing in the Crater Lake Camp Area - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Continental Divide in evening light at the Crater Lake Camp Area - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Continental Divide in evening light at the Crater Lake Camp Area - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Upper waterfall along Cascade Creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Upper waterfall along Cascade Creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Yet another waterfall along Cascade Creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Yet another waterfall along Cascade Creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Upper portion of the lower waterfall along Cascade creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Upper portion of the lower waterfall along Cascade creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Lower Waterfall along Cascade Creek - Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado Lower Waterfall along Cascade Creek


Crater Lake Trail

Probably the second of three waterfalls along Cascade Creek known as Cascade Falls Probably the second of three waterfalls along Cascade Creek known as Cascade Falls Third of the Cascade Falls along Cascade Creek Third of the Cascade Falls along Cascade Creek Suzy sitting at the top of Cascade Falls, Cascade Creek Suzy sitting at the top of Cascade Falls, Cascade Creek Another falls along Cascade Creek Another falls along Cascade Creek Gentiana Parryi wildflower along the Crater Lake Trail Gentiana Parryi wildflower along the Crater Lake Trail Lone Eagle Peak (11,940 feet), from across Mirror Lake Lone Eagle Peak (11,940 feet), from across Mirror Lake


Pawnee Peak Ascent

Beautiful fall day on the Long Lake Trail in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area Beautiful fall day on the Long Lake Trail in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area View of Navajo Peak and Dicker’s Peck from the trail to Pawnee Pass on the Continental Divide View of Navajo Peak and Dicker’s Peck from the trail to Pawnee Pass on the Continental Divide The Pawnee Pass sign on the Continental Divide The Pawnee Pass sign on the Continental Divide Lake Granby surrounded by fall colors, as seen from near the Continental Divide Lake Granby surrounded by fall colors, as seen from near the Continental Divide View of the mountains south as seen from the Pawnee Peak summit in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area View of the mountains south as seen from the Pawnee Peak summit in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area View north from the Pawnee Peak summit, showing Mt Toll, Paiute Peak and Mt Audubon View north from the Pawnee Peak summit, showing Mt Toll, Paiute Peak and Mt Audubon View of Mount Toll from the Pawnee Peak summit View of Mount Toll from the Pawnee Peak summit Zoomed in view of the Niwot Ridge Long-Term Ecological Research site from the Pawnee Pass Trail Zoomed in view of the Niwot Ridge Long-Term Ecological Research site from the Pawnee Pass Trail Paiute Peak and Mt Audubon from the Niwot Ride LTER site TundraCam View of Paiute Peak and Mount Audubon from the TundraCam on Niwot Ridge, in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area View of Longs PEak and Mt Mekker, from the Niwot Ride LTER site TundraCam View of Longs Peak and Mount Meeker from the TundraCam on Niwot Ridge, in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area Suzy looking out at Long Lake, Left hand Reservoir, and the Brainard Lake Recreational Area Suzy looking out at Long Lake, Left hand Reservoir, and the Brainard Lake Recreational Area North view from Timberline, on the Pawnee Pass Trsail, showing late day low angle sun on ridge North view from Timberline, on the Pawnee Pass Trsail, showing late day low angle sun on ridge Late day shot of stream along the Pawnee Pass Trail in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area Late day shot of stream along the Pawnee Pass Trail in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area


Bluebird Lake Hike

Clear morning view of Longs Peak and Mount Meeker from the Wild Basin trail to Bluebird Lake Clear morning view of Longs Peak and Mount Meeker from the Wild Basin trail to Bluebird Lake View of Copeland Mountain from the Wild Basin trail to Bluebird Lake View of Copeland Mountain from the Wild Basin trail to Bluebird Lake View of the Ouzel Peak area from the Wild Basin trail to Bluebird Lake View of the Ouzel Peak area from the Wild Basin trail to Bluebird Lake View of the Tanima Peak and Mount Alice from the Wild Basin trail to Bluebird Lake View of the Tanima Peak and Mount Alice from the Wild Basin trail to Bluebird Lake Snow bridge over the stream running down from Bluebird Lake Snow bridge over the stream running down from Bluebird Lake View across Bluebird Lake at the east face of Ouzel Peak in the Wild Basin View across Bluebird Lake at the east face of Ouzel Peak in the Wild Basin Old slab avalanche residue along the north side of the Bluebird Lake trail Old slab avalanche residue along the north side of the Bluebird Lake trail Storm clouds coming over Mount Alice in the Wild Basin Storm clouds coming over Mount Alice in the Wild Basin Subalpine Fir Subalpine Fir along the Bluebird Lake trail, Wild Basin Elephant Flowers - Pedicularis groenlandica Elephant Flowers - Pedicularis groenlandica Colorado Blue Columbine - Aquilegia caerulea Colorado Blue Columbine - Aquilegia caerulea Indian Paintbrush along side of beautiful fern in the Wild Basin Indian Paintbrush along side of beautiful fern in the Wild Basin Alpine Mertensia Flowers - Mertensia alpina Alpine Mertensia Flowers - Mertensia alpina Yellow Pond Lily - Nuphar polysepala Yellow Pond Lily - Nuphar polysepala


Cache la Poudre Wilderness Trail

Signs posted at the Cache la Poudre trailhead - with elk in the background Signs posted at the Cache la Poudre trailhead - with bull elk watching me in the background Early morning photo taken on the scenic Cache la Poudre Wilderness Trail Early morning photo taken on the scenic Cache la Poudre Wilderness Trail Playful deer along the Cache la Poudre Wilderness Trail Playful deer along the Cache la Poudre Wilderness Trail Shot looking up the Cache la Poudre River, 6 miles from the trailhead Shot looking up the Cache la Poudre River, 6 miles from the trailhead Hesperis Fritillary - Speyeria hesperis butterfly on a wildflower Hesperis Fritillary - Speyeria hesperis butterfly on a wildflower Douglas (Pine, or Chickaree) squirrel along the Cache la Poudre Trail Douglas (Pine, or Chickaree) squirrel along the Cache la Poudre Trail Water Ouzel (American Dipper) on the Cache la Poudre River Water Ouzel (American Dipper) on the Cache la Poudre River Bull moose near the convergence of the Cache la Poudre River and Chapin Creek Bull moose near the convergence of the Cache la Poudre River and Chapin Creek


Chasm Lake / Diamond Wall

View of the Longs Peak Diamond Wall from timberline, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado View of the Longs Peak Diamond Wall from timberline, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Columbine Falls, Chasm Meadow, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Columbine Falls, above Peacock Pond, below Chasm Meadow View of the Diamond Wall from Chasm Meadow with mini waterfall in the forground, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Diamond Wall with mini waterfall in the forground Ships Prow, just SE of Longs Peak Diamond face, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Ships Prow, just SE of Longs Peak Diamond face, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Chasm Lake and the Longs Peak Diamond Wall, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Chasm Lake and the Longs Peak Diamond Wall, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Close-up of the Longs Peak Diamond Wall, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Close-up of the Longs Peak Diamond Wall, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Suzy at Chasm Lake with binoculars, watching climbers on the Diamond Wall, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Suzy at Chasm Lake with binoculars, watching climbers on the Diamond Wall Goblins Forest camping area along Longs Peak Trail, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Goblins Forest camping area along Longs Peak Trail


Chiefs Head Peak Ascent

Ptarmigan along trail to Lion Lake #1, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Ptarmigan along trail to Lion Lake #1, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Scenic view of rocky pond with Mt. Alice in the background, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Scenic view of rocky pond with Mt. Alice in the background, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Scenic view of Lion Lake #1 with Chiefs Head Peak in the background, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Scenic view of Lion Lake #1 with Chiefs Head Peak in the background, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Trio Falls, above Lion Lake #1, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Trio Falls, above Lion Lake #1, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Looking up the west slopes leading to the west ridge of Chiefs Head Peak, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Looking up the west slopes leading to the west ridge of Chiefs Head Peak, Wild Basin, RMNP, Colorado Upper two or three hundred vertical feet of Chiefs Head Peak’s north face, as seen from the west ridge Upper 2 or 3 hundred vertical feet of Chiefs Head Peak’s north face, as seen from the west ridge Summit view east from Chiefs Head Peak showing Pagoda Mountain, Longs Peak, and Mt Meeker Summit view east from Chiefs Head Peak showing Pagoda Mountain, Longs Peak, and Mt Meeker West side of Longs Peak Keyhole with helicopter body recovery in progress West side of Longs Peak Keyhole with helicopter body recovery in progress Chiefs Head Peak summit view looking down at Spearhead in the Glacier Gorge, RMNP, Colorado Chiefs Head Peak summit view looking down at Spearhead in the Glacier Gorge View of Mt Alice and the Hourglass Ridge from below the summit of Chiefs Head Peak View of Mt Alice and the Hourglass Ridge from below the summit of Chiefs Head Peak Photo of the evening rainbow, taken near the Wild Basin Trailhead, RMNP, Colorado Photo of the evening rainbow, taken near the Wild Basin Trailhead, RMNP, Colorado


Chiquita E. Ridge, Ypsilon SW Slopes Ascent

Morning shot of Ypsilon Mountain, from above timberline on the East Slope of Mount Chiquita Morning shot of Ypsilon Mountain, from above timberline on the East Slope of Mount Chiquita Pika among the rocks along the East Ridge of Mount Chiquita Pika among the rocks along the East Ridge of Mount Chiquita View looking east from the summit of Ypsilon Mountain View looking east from the summit of Ypsilon Mountain Close up of the smoke from the Colorado High Park Fire rising from Behind Mummy Mountain Close up of the smoke from the Colorado High Park Fire rising from Behind Mummy Mountain View of Glacier Gorge, with smoky haze, from Ypsilon Mountain View of Glacier Gorge, with smoky haze, from Ypsilon Mountain A bird sharing the summit view and solitude on Ypsilon Mountain A bird sharing the summit view and solitude on Ypsilon Mountain Afternoon view of Ypsilon Mountain behind Chipmunk Lake Afternoon view of Ypsilon Mountain behind Chipmunk Lake Sign warning that the bridge is out at the start of the Ypsilon Trail on the Roaring River, RMNP Sign warning that the bridge is out at the start of the Ypsilon Trail on the Roaring River, RMNP


Crystal Lake Hike

View of Mt Chiquita and Ypsilon Mtn from the Lawn Lake Trail View of Mt Chiquita and Ypsilon Mtn from the Lawn Lake Trail Snowshoe Hare along northestern shore of Lawn Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park Snowshoe Hare along northestern shore of Lawn Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park Snowshoe Hare along northestern shore of Lawn Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park Snowshoe Hare along northestern shore of Lawn Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park Bull Elk lazily soaking up the beautiful summer alpine weather Bull Elk lazily soaking up the beautiful summer alpine weather Fairchild Mountain as seen from the slopes above Lawn Lake Fairchild Mountain as seen from the slopes above Lawn Lake Cutthroat trout in Crystal Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park Cutthroat trout in Crystal Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park Suzy rock-hopping on creek watching Cutthroat trout at Crystal Lake Suzy rock-hopping on creek watching Cutthroat trout at Crystal Lake Large Cutthroat trout in Crystal Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park Large Cutthroat trout in Crystal Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park View looking across Crystal Lake at the east face of Fairchild Mountain View looking across Crystal Lake at the east face of Fairchild Mountain Alpine Mertensia Flowers - Mertensia alpina Alpine Mertensia Flowers - Mertensia alpina Young cones of a Colorado Blue Spruce Young cones of a Colorado Blue Spruce Castilleja Rhexifolia - Rosy Paintbrush Castilleja Rhexifolia - Rosy Paintbrush Ledge Stonecrop (King's Crown) - Rhodiola integrifolia Ledge Stonecrop (King's Crown) - Rhodiola integrifolia Mertensia Ciliata - Tall Fringed Bluebells & Potentilla diversifolia - varileaf cinquefoil Mertensia Ciliata - Tall Fringed Bluebells & Potentilla diversifolia - varileaf cinquefoil Still unidentified Still unidentified Colorado Blue Columbine - Aquilegia caerulea Colorado Blue Columbine - Aquilegia caerulea Western Wallflower - Erysimum asperum Western Wallflower - Erysimum asperum Alpine Laurel - Kalmia microphylla Alpine Laurel - Kalmia microphylla


Emmaline Lake

Ridge between Fall Mountain and Comanche Peak from Cirque Meadows Ridge between Fall Mountain and Comanche Peak from Cirque Meadows One of many small streams in Comanche Peak Wilderness One of many small streams in Comanche Peak Wilderness Little cascade on Fall Creek in Comanche Peak Wilderness Little cascade on Fall Creek in Comanche Peak Wilderness View of the Rocky Mountain National Park north border from trail to Emmaline Lake View of the Rocky Mountain National Park north border from trail to Emmaline Lake Another small cascade on the upper Fall Creek Another small cascade on the upper Fall Creek Cirque Lake with the north border of Rocky Mountain National Park in the background Cirque Lake with the north border of Rocky Mountain National Park in the background Emmaline Lake with ridge leading up to Comanche Peak in the background Emmaline Lake with ridge leading up to Comanche Peak in the background SE face of Comanche Peak, along the northern border of Rocky Mountain National Park SE face of Comanche Peak, along the northern border of Rocky Mountain National Park View from up in the cirque a bit, looking back down at Cirque Lake View from up in the cirque a bit, looking back down at Cirque Lake Debris at the site of an old logging mill at Cirque Meadows Debris at the site of an old logging mill at Cirque Meadows Unidentified wildflowers along Fall Creek Unidentified wildflowers along Fall Creek Subalpine Fir cones Subalpine Fir cones Mother Nature’s wildflower garden Mother Nature’s wildflower garden


Fairchild Mountain Ascent

Ptamigans in the grass at Lawn Lake Ptamigans in the grass at Lawn Lake Fairchild Mountain east face with the morning sun Fairchild Mountain east face with the morning sun Trail sign at the Crystal Lake and the Saddle trail juction Trail sign at the Crystal Lake and the Saddle trail juction Buck below the SW face of Mummy Mountain Buck below the SW face of Mummy Mountain Two fawns resting below the SW face of Mummy Mountain Two fawns resting below the SW face of Mummy Mountain Lawn Lake, as seen from the Saddle trail above Lawn Lake, as seen from the Saddle trail above View of Crystal Lakes from the Saddle trail above Lawn Lake View of Crystal Lakes from the Saddle trail above Lawn Lake View of Hagues Peak from the saddle between it and Fairchild Mtn View of Hagues Peak from the saddle between it and Fairchild Mtn View of Fairchild Mountain from the saddle between it and Hagues Peak View of Fairchild Mountain from the saddle between it and Hagues Peak Fairchild Mountain summit windbreak with Ypsilon Mtn in the background Fairchild Mountain summit windbreak with Ypsilon Mtn in the background Two marmots at the summit of Fairchild Mtn with Mummy Mtn in the background Two marmots at the summit of Fairchild Mtn with Mummy Mtn in the background View of Hagues Peak from the Fairchild Mtn summit View of Hagues Peak from the Fairchild Mtn summit Hagues Peak and the long ridge over to Mummy Mountain, from Fairchild Mtn Hagues Peak and the long ridge over to Mummy Mountain, from Fairchild Mtn Distant mountains covered in forest fire smoky haze, from Fairchild Mtn Distant mountains covered in forest fire smoky haze, from Fairchild Mtn SW face of Mummy Mountain from near the Saddle SW face of Mummy Mountain from near the Saddle Little waterfall up on the lower SW face of Mummy Mountain Little waterfall up on the lower SW face of Mummy Mountain


Flattop Mtn. East Couloir - Odessa Gorge

Odessa Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park Odessa Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park Grace Falls, Odessa Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park Grace Falls, Odessa Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park N. Flattop Mtn. Couloirs and Ptarmigan Glacier, Rocky Mountain National Park N. Flattop Mtn. Couloirs and Ptarmigan Glacier, Rocky Mountain National Park East Couloir, N. Flattop Mtn., Odessa Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park East Couloir, N. Flattop Mtn., Odessa Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park View looking down from the upper East Couloir, N. Flattop Mtn. in Odessa Gorge View looking down from the upper East Couloir, N. Flattop Mtn. in Odessa Gorge View looking up from the upper East Couloir, N. Flattop Mtn. in Odessa Gorge View looking up from the upper East Couloir, N. Flattop Mtn. in Odessa Gorge View looking down from above the East Couloir of North Flattop Mtn. View looking down from above the East Couloir of North Flattop Mtn. Grouse struttin his stuff on the Flttop Mtn trail, Rocky Mountain National Park Grouse struttin his stuff on the Flttop Mtn trail, Rocky Mountain National Park Looking up into Odessa Gorge in winter, March 11th, 2012, Rocky Mountain National Park Looking up into Odessa Gorge in winter, March 11th, 2012, Rocky Mountain National Park Grace Falls ice, Odessa Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park Grace Falls ice, Odessa Gorge, Rocky Mountain National Park Ptarmigan Glacier in Winter, March 18th, 2012, Odessa Gorge Ptarmigan Glacier in Winter, March 18th, 2012, Odessa Gorge North Flattop Mtn. couloirs winter snow conditions, March 18th, 2012, Odessa Gorge North Flattop Mtn. couloirs winter snow conditions, March 18th, 2012, Odessa Gorge


Flattop Mountain Snowshoe

Early morning view of Glacier Gorge, still in the shadow of Longs Peak Early morning view of Glacier Gorge, still in the shadow of Longs Peak Winter view from the Dream Lake Overlook on the Flattop Mountain Trail Winter view from the Dream Lake Overlook on the Flattop Mountain Trail Ski pole marks in the snow along the Flattop Mountain Trail Ski pole marks in the snow along the Flattop Mountain Trail View of Hallett Peak from the horse hitch near the summit of Flattop Mountain View of Hallett Peak from the horse hitch near the summit of Flattop Mountain View of the Never Summer Range from the Flattop Mountain summit area View of the Never Summer Range from the Flattop Mountain summit area Trail junction sign in the Flattop Mountain summit area Trail junction sign in the Flattop Mountain summit area Sign marking the top of Tyndall Glacier with Hallett Peak in the background Sign marking the top of Tyndall Glacier with Hallett Peak in the background View down into Tyndall Gorge from the upper glacier rim View down into Tyndall Gorge from the upper glacier rim Bighorn Ram enjoying a windy cold day near the summit of Flattop Mountain. Bighorn Ram enjoying a windy cold day near the summit of Flattop Mountain View looking up into Tydall Gorge and the back glacier wall from near Bear Lake View looking up into Tydall Gorge and the back glacier wall from near Bear Lake


Glacier Gorge Area

West side of Longs Peak with the Keyboard of the Winds to the right West side of Longs Peak with the Keyboard of the Winds to the right Longs Peak Keyhole, of the Keyhole route, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Longs Peak Keyhole, of the Keyhole route, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Early morning sun on Spearhead - Rocky Mountain National Park Early morning sun on Spearhead - Rocky Mountain National Park Climbers gearing up on Spearhead's Northeast Ridge Route, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Climbers gearing up on Spearhead’s Northeast Ridge Route, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Arrowhead Spire in the Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Arrowhead Spire in the Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Ptarmigans in the Glacier Gorge Cirque, Rocky Mountain National Park Ptarmigans in the Glacier Gorge Cirque, Rocky Mountain National Park


Glacier Gorge - Spring

Alberta Falls - Glacier Gorge trail - Rocky Mountain National Park Alberta Falls - Glacier Gorge trail - Rocky Mountain National Park Glacier Gorge, as seen from Mills Lake - Rocky Mountain National Park Glacier Gorge, as seen from Mills Lake - Rocky Mountain National Park Avalanche damage between Mills and Black Lakes - Glacier Gorge area - Rocky Mountain National Park Avalanche damage between Mills and Black Lakes - Glacier Gorge area Walking through more avalanche damage between Mills and Black Lakes - Glacier Gorge area - Rocky Mountain National Park More avalanche damage between Mills and Black Lakes - Glacier Gorge area Shot of the snow pack still remaining along Glacier Creek - Glacier Gorge area - Rocky Mountain National Park Snow pack remaining along Glacier Creek, May 31st, 2003


Lake of the Clouds

Trail map posted at the Colorado River Trailhead Trail map posted at the Colorado River Trailhead Fawn along the Red Mountain Trail in the Colorado Never Summer Range Fawn along the Red Mountain Trail in the Colorado Never Summer Range Marten along the Red Mountain Trail in the Colorado Never Summer Range Marten along the Red Mountain Trail in the Colorado Never Summer Range Marten along the Red Mountain Trail in the Colorado Never Summer Range Marten along the Red Mountain Trail in the Colorado Never Summer Range Raspberries along the Grand Ditch Road in the Never Summer Range Raspberries along the Grand Ditch Road in the Never Summer Range Meadow and pond along the Lake of the Clouds trail in the Never Summer Range Meadow and pond along the Lake of the Clouds trail in the Never Summer Range Distant view of waterfall below Lake of the Clouds in the Never Summer Range Distant view of waterfall below Lake of the Clouds in the Never Summer Range Closer view of the waterfall below Lake of the Clouds Closer view of the waterfall below Lake of the Clouds View of Lake of the Clouds in the Never Summer Range View of Lake of the Clouds in the Never Summer Range Waterfall below Lake of the Clouds - headwaters of the Big Dutch Creek Waterfall below Lake of the Clouds - headwaters of the Big Dutch Creek More raspberry picking along the Grand Ditch Road in the Never Summer Range More raspberry picking along the Grand Ditch Road in the Never Summer Range Unidentied mushroom with tree-like fungus growing out of it Unidentied mushroom with tree-like fungus growing out of it Clavaria purpurea (Purple Coral) Clavaria purpurea (Purple Coral) Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Clavaria purpurea (Purple Coral) and Agaricus augustus (The Prince) Clavaria purpurea (Purple Coral) and Agaricus augustus (The Prince) Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range Unidentified mushroom in the Never Summer Range


Lawn Lake Hike

Erosion along Roaring River from the Lawn Lake Dam failure flood Roaring River erosion from the Lawn Lake Dam failure Waterfall cascade along the Roaring River Waterfall cascade along the Roaring River Scenic view along of the Roaring River Scenic view along of the Roaring River Wide washed out section of the Roaring River just below Lawn Lake Wide washed out section of the Roaring River just below Lawn Lake The Lawn Lake Dam breach the resulted in the Estes Park flood The Lawn Lake Dam breach the resulted in the Estes Park flood Good shot of the drop in the Lawn Lake shoreline since the dam failure Good shot of the drop in the Lawn Lake shoreline since the dam failure View of Hagues Peak northwest of Lawn Lake View of Hagues Peak northwest of Lawn Lake View of east face of Fairchild Mountain west of Lawn Lake View of east face of Fairchild Mountain west of Lawn Lake View looking back across Lawn lake from the northwest end View looking back across Lawn lake from the northwest end Passing marmot shot #1 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #1 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #2 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #2 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #3 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #3 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #4 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #4 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #5 at Lawn Lake Passing marmot shot #5 at Lawn Lake Mummy Mountain on the northeast shore of Lawn Lake Mummy Mountain on the northeast shore of Lawn Lake View looking back down the mountains from the trail below Lawn Lake View looking back down the mountains from the trail below Lawn Lake


Loch Vale Area

South side of Flattop Mtn with Tyndal Spire in the upper left
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado South side of Flattop Mtn, Tyndal Spire in the upper left - RMNP View looking SW toward Sky Pond, from The Loch
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado View looking SW toward Sky Pond, from The Loch - RMNP Deep Freeze and NW Face Route,Loch Vale side of Thatchtop
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Deep Freeze and NW Face Route,Loch Vale side of Thatchtop - RMNP Heading up to Deep Freeze, Thatchtop, from The Loch
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Heading to Deep Freeze, Thatchtop, from The Loch - RMNP Climber soloing Loch Vale Gorge ice #1
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Climber, Loch Vale Gorge ice #1 Climber soloing Loch Vale Gorge ice #2
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Loch Vale Gorge ice #2 Climber soloing Loch Vale Gorge ice #3
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Climber, Loch Vale Gorge ice #3 Telephoto shot of the Petit Grepon’s thin exposed summit, Rocky Mountain National Park Telephoto shot of the Petit Grepon’s thin exposed summit Zowie and Wham, two towers along the Andrews Creek Trail, Rocky Mountain National Park Zowie and Wham, two towers along the Andrews Creek Trail, Rocky Mountain National Park


Longs Peak

Longs Peak and the Diamond from the Twin Sisters Trail - Mt Meeker (left) & Mt Lady Washington (right),
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Longs peak & the Diamond from the Twin Sisters trail - Mt Meeker (left) & Mt Lady Washington (right) Longs peak from the Lawn Lake Trail, also showing Mount Meeker, Mount Pagoda, Storm Peak, and Mount Lady Washington,
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado View of Longs peak Grand Slam - showing Mount Meeker, Mount Pagoda, Storm Peak, and Mount Lady Washington View of Longs peak from the Flattop Mountain Trail on January 26th, 2008
           Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado View of Longs peak from the Flattop Mountain Trail on January 26th, 2008


Longs Peak Boulder Field - Winter

Winter sunrise from the saddle between Longs Peak and Mt Lady Washington (top of the Chasm Wall) Winter sunrise from the saddle between Longs Peak and Mt Lady Washington (top of the Chasm Wall) Winter moon setting over the Keyhole Ridge, between Longs Peak and Storm Peak Winter moon setting over the Keyhole Ridge, between Longs Peak and Storm Peak Early morning winter view of the Diamond Wall of Longs Peak Early morning winter view of the Diamond Wall of Longs Peak Early morning view of the mountains east of the Longs Peak Boulder Field Early morning view of the mountains east of the Longs Peak Boulder Field Morning winter shot of the Longs Peak Keyhole Morning winter shot of the Longs Peak Keyhole Winter shot of a Big Horn Sheep at Granite Pass, along the Longs Peak Keyhole Route Winter shot of a Big Horn Sheep at Granite Pass, along the Longs Peak Keyhole Route


Lost Lake Backpacking

Dunraven Trailhead information signs Dunraven Trailhead information signs Park ranger with a train of pack horses Park ranger with a train of pack horses Bird along trail to Lost Lake Bird along trail to Lost Lake Lost Lake camp - Suzy wearing bug netting Lost Lake camp - Suzy wearing bug netting Bird along shore of Lost Lake Bird along shore of Lost Lake View of Lost Lake while hiking up to Lake Husted View of Lost Lake while hiking up to Lake Husted Looking across Lake Husted with Icefield Pass in the distance Looking across Lake Husted with Icefield Pass in the distance Unnamed ponds and mountains just SW of Lake Husted Unnamed ponds and mountains just SW of Lake Husted Moose grazing at unnamed ponds, SW of Lake Husted Moose grazing at unnamed ponds, SW of Lake Husted Water fall just up from unnamed ponds, SW of Lake Husted Water fall just up from unnamed ponds, SW of Lake Husted Moose with calf grazing at unnamed ponds, SW of Lake Husted Moose with calf grazing at unnamed ponds, SW of Lake Husted Cascading stream just up from Lake Dunraven Cascading stream just up from Lake Dunraven Lake Dunraven, as seem while hiking further up to Whiskey Lake Lake Dunraven, as seem while hiking further up to Whiskey Lake Whiskey Lake, up from Lake Dunraven, Lost Lake area Whiskey Lake, up from Lake Dunraven, Lost Lake area Scotch Lake, under Mount Gebralter, in the Lost Lake area Scotch Lake, under Mount Gebralter, in the Lost Lake area Marmot near Lake Dunraven, in the Lost Lake area Marmot near Lake Dunraven, in the Lost Lake area Guided group fly fishing in Lake Husted, above Lost Lake Guided group fly fishing in Lake Husted, above Lost Lake Lake Louise, west of Lake Husted, up from Lost Lake Lake Louise, west of Lake Husted, up from Lost Lake Pair of woodpeckers doing their thing on the north side of Lost Lake Pair of woodpeckers doing their thing on the north side of Lost Lake Early Larkspur Flowers - Delphinium nuttallianum Early Larkspur Flowers - Delphinium nuttallianum Bistort Flowers - Polygonum bistortoides Bistort Flower - Polygonum bistortoides Dusky Beardtongue Flowers - Penstemon whippleanus Dusky Beardtongue Flowers - Penstemon whippleanus Queen’s Crown - Sedum rhodanthum Queen’s Crown - Sedum rhodanthum Rose Crown - Clementsia rhodantha - Crassulaceae (Stonecrop Family) Rose Crown - Clementsia rhodantha - Crassulaceae (Stonecrop Family) Alpine Mertensia Flowers - Mertensia alpina Alpine Mertensia Flowers - Mertensia alpina Parry’s Bellflower - Campanula parryi Parry’s Bellflower - Campanula parryi Milbert’s Tortoiseshell butterfly Milbert’s Tortoiseshell butterfly Hoary Comma - Polygonia gracilis Hoary Comma - Polygonia gracilis


Lumpy Ridge

Stanley Hotel, Estes Park, Colorado, with Lumpy Ridge in the background Stanley Hotel, Estes Park, Colorado, with Lumpy Ridge in the background The Twin Owls formation at Lumpy Ridge, Estes Park, Colorado The Twin Owls formation at Lumpy Ridge, Estes Park, Colorado Southwest side of the Twin Owls, Lumpy Ridge, Estes Park, Colorado Southwest side of the Twin Owls, Lumpy Ridge, Estes Park The Book Area: Left Book, The Bookmark, Bookmark Pinnacle, Isis Buttress, and the Right Book, at Lumpy Ridge, Estes Park, Colorado The Book Area: Left Book, Bookmark, Bookmark Pinnacle, Isis Buttress, and the Right Book Kor’s Flake Area, Sundance Buttress, Lumpy Ridge, Estes Park, Colorado Kor’s Flake Area, Sundance Buttress, Lumpy Ridge, Estes Park, Colorado


Mirror Lake

Corral Creek Trailhead sign Corral Creek Trailhead sign Young buck on trail to Mirror Lake Young buck on trail to Mirror Lake Douglas (Pine, or Chickaree) squirrels on trail to Mirror Lake Douglas (Pine, or Chickaree) squirrels on trail to Mirror Lake Small falls across meadow west of trail near Mirror Lake Small falls across meadow west of trail near Mirror Lake Beautiful view of Mirror Lake under the east face of Mount Ikoko Beautiful view of Mirror Lake under the east face of Mount Ikoko Suzy relaxing on a rock along the SW shore of Mirror Lake Suzy relaxing on a rock along the SW shore of Mirror Lake Mirror Lake and pond to the north, as seen from the lake’s SW slope Mirror Lake and pond to the north, as seen from the lake’s SW slope Closeup of the pond north of Mirror Lake, as seen from the lake’s SW slope Closeup of the pond north of Mirror Lake, as seen from the lake’s SW slope Curious marmot on the lower SW slope of Mirror Lake Curious marmot on the lower SW slope of Mirror Lake The green forest floor along the trail below Mirror Lake The green forest floor along the trail below Mirror Lake Convergence of the Cache La Poudre River and the La Poudre Pass Creek Convergence of the Cache La Poudre River and the La Poudre Pass Creek Moose along the dirt road, a couple miles from the Corral Creek Trailhead Moose along the dirt road, a couple miles from the Corral Creek Trailhead Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) Mushroom Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) Mushroom Rose crown (Clementsia rhodantha) Rose crown (Clementsia rhodantha) Star gentian (Swertia perennis) Star gentian (Swertia perennis) Rosy Paintbrush, Elephant Flowers, Spreading daisy Rosy Paintbrush, Elephant Flowers, Spreading daisy Agaricus augustus (The Prince) Agaricus augustus (The Prince) Ramaria largentii Ramaria largentii Old Man’s Whiskers - Geum triflorum Old Man’s Whiskers - Geum triflorum Speyeria hesperis Speyeria hesperis Gnophaela vermiculata Gnophaela vermiculata


Mount Alice, Wild Basin

Mount Alice and reflection in Lion Lake No 1, Wild Basin, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Mount Alice and reflection in Lion Lake No 1, Wild Basin, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Early morning view of Calypso Cascades, Wild Basin, RMNP Early morning view of Calypso Cascades, Wild Basin Early morning view of Ouzel Falls, Wild Basin, RMNP Early morning view of Ouzel Falls, Wild Basin View of Mount Alice breaking through the early morning mist View of Mount Alice breaking through the early morning mist Early morning view of Longs Peak and Mount Meeker with fading mist Early morning view of Longs Peak and Mount Meeker with fading mist View from the south of Pagoda Mountain and the jagged west ridge View from the south of Pagoda Mountain and the jagged west ridge Suzy bouldering up the trail between Lion Lake No 1 and No 2 Suzy scrambling up the trail between Lion Lake No 1 and No 2 View of right Trio Falls, in drought conditions View of right Trio Falls, in drought conditions View of left Trio Falls, in drought conditions View of left Trio Falls, in drought conditions Columbine wild flower above Trio Falls, Wild Basin Columbine wild flower above Trio Falls, Wild Basin Suzy hiking back down the trail from Lion Lake No 2 to No 1 Suzy hiking back down the trail from Lion Lake No 2 to No 1 Telephoto view of the left exit from the southern gully above the east slopes of Mount Alice Telephoto view of the left exit from the southern gully above the east slopes of Mount Alice Early morning view of the East Face of Mount Alice, from the east slopes Early morning view of the East Face of Mount Alice, from the east slopes Marmot on the summit of Mount Alice Marmot on the summit of Mount Alice View of Chiefs Head Peak from the summit of Mount Alice View of Chiefs Head Peak from the summit of Mount Alice The class 2+ Hourglass Ridge, north side of Mount Alice The class 2+ Hourglass Ridge, north side of Mount Alice View looking southwest at the east side of Mount Alice View looking southwest at the east side of Mount Alice Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) mushrooms above Lion Lake No 1 Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) mushrooms above Lion Lake No 1


Mount Lady Washington

Diamond of Longs Peak in morning light - Rocky Mountain National Park Diamond of Longs Peak in morning light - Rocky Mountain National Park Winter view looking northeast from east slopes of Mt Lady Washington Winter view looking northeast from east slopes of Mt Lady Washington Diamond of Longs Peak, from the summit of Mt lady Washington Diamond of Longs Peak, from the summit of Mt lady Washington Cold north face of Mt Meeker, from east slopes of Mt Lady Washington Cold north face of Mt Meeker, from east slopes of Mt Lady Washington Winter view of Mt Lady Washington - Rocky Mountain National Park Winter view of Mt Lady Washington - Rocky Mountain National Park


Mount Meeker Ridge Route

Backbone of possibly a Big Horn Sheep near the Southeast Ridge of Mount Meeker Backbone of possibly a Big Horn Sheep near the Southeast Ridge of Mount Meeker Looking up at Mount Meeker from the Southeast Ridge Looking up at Mount Meeker from the Southeast Ridge View of the south side of Longs Peak and Mount Lady Washington from the upper Southeast Ridge of Mount Meeker View of the south side of Longs Peak and Mount Lady Washington from the upper Southeast Ridge of Mount Meeker Looking at the exposed upper ridge of Mount Meeker towards the summit block Looking at the exposed upper ridge of Mount Meeker towards the summit block Looking down from the east side the Mount Meeker's upper ridge at climbers topped out on Flying Buttress Looking down from the east side the Mount Meeker's upper ridge at climbers topped out on Flying Buttress Close up of climbers on the north side of Mount Meeker, topped out on Flying Buttress Close up of climbers on the north side of Mount Meeker, topped out on Flying Buttress View from just west of the Mount Meeker summit, looking over the Keyboard of the Winds Ridge into Glacier Gorge View from just west of the Mount Meeker summit, looking over the Keyboard of the Winds Ridge into Glacier Gorge


Mount Orton Ascent

Near full moon over Copeland Mountain in dawn's early light Near full moon over Copeland Mountain in dawn's early light The NE slopes and the NW face of Copeland Mountain The NE slopes and the NW face of Copeland Mountain Mount Orton in front of Chiefs Head Peak, Pagoda Mountain, Longs Peak and Mount Meeker Mount Orton in front of Chiefs Head Peak, Pagoda Mountain, Longs Peak and Mount Meeker Mount Orton with Pagoda Mountain dominating from behind Mount Orton with Pagoda Mountain dominating from behind View of Thunder Lake up against Tanima Peak from near the summit of Mount Orton View of Thunder Lake up against Tanima Peak from near the summit of Mount Orton The ridge line from Mount Orton up to Chiefs Head Peak The ridge line from Mount Orton up to Chiefs Head Peak A close up view of Pagoda Mountain and it’s west ridge line from Mount Orton A close up view of Pagoda Mountain and it’s west ridge line from Mount Orton View of the rugged south side of Longs Peak from Mount Orton View of the rugged south side of Longs Peak from Mount Orton View of Longs Peak and Pagoda Mountain from Mount Orton View of Longs Peak and Pagoda Mountain from Mount Orton Dragons Egg Rock halfway up the south side of Mount Meeker Dragons Egg Rock halfway up the south side of Mount Meeker View of the knife-edge ridge leading to the summit from the east on Mount Meeker View of the knife-edge ridge leading to the summit from the east on Mount Meeker Navajo Peak (left) and Apache Peak way off to the south in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Navajo Peak (left) and Apache Peak way off to the south in the Indian Peaks Wilderness A view of the basin lined by Meeker, Longs, Pagoda, and Mount Orton A view of the basin lined by Meeker, Longs, Pagoda, and Mount Orton Close up of the south face of Pagoda Mountain from the summit of Mount Orton Close up of the south face of Pagoda Mountain from the summit of Mount Orton View of Mertensia Falls, east of Thunder Lake, from Mount Orton View of Mertensia Falls, east of Thunder Lake, from Mount Orton View from top of cliff on west side of Mount Orton ridge line View from top of cliff on west side of Mount Orton ridge line The new bridge at Ouzel Falls The new bridge at Ouzel Falls


Ptarmigan Glacier Ascent

Sunrise photo on trail from Bear Lake to Odessa Gorge - Rocky Mountain National Park Sunrise photo on trail from Bear Lake to Odessa Gorge - Rocky Mountain National Park View looking up into Odessa Gorge from Two Rivers Lake View looking up into Odessa Gorge from Two Rivers Lake View looking back down into Odessa Gorge from Ptarmigan Point View looking back down into Odessa Gorge from Ptarmigan Point


Sandbeach Lake, Wild Basin

Sandbeach Lake frozen over in winter, wild Basin, Rocky Mountain National Park Sandbeach Lake frozen over in winter, wild Basin, Rocky Mountain National Park Mount Meeker south face, from the east side of Mount Orton, Wild Basin, RMNP Mount Meeker south face, from the east side of Mount Orton, Wild Basin, RMNP Small Cloud rolling in on the Mount Meeker's summit, Wild Basin, RNMP Small Cloud rolling in on the Mount Meeker's summit, Wild Basin, RNMP Pagoda Mountain, Longs Peak, and Mount Meeker from 11,000 ft. on Mount Orton Pagoda Mountain, Longs Peak, and Mount Meeker from 11,000 ft. on Mount Orton


Spearhead

Sunrise photo from trail to Spearhead - Rocky Mountain National Park Sunrise photo from trail to Spearhead - Rocky Mountain National Park Early morning sun on Spearhead - Rocky Mountain National Park Early morning sun on Spearhead - Rocky Mountain National Park Spearhead summit scramble from end of N. Ridge Route - Mt Pagoda & Keyboard of the Winds, background Spearhead’s summit from end of N. Ridge Route - Mt Pagoda & Keyboard of the Winds, background


Storm Peak Ascent

Distant view of Storm Peak North Ridge from near Boulder Brook above timberline Distant view of Storm Peak North Ridge from near Boulder Brook above timberline Looking down at erosion at the western head of Boulder Brook Looking down at erosion at the western head of Boulder Brook Looking at Chiefs Head Peak and Spearhead in the Glacier Gorge from Storm Peak North Ridge Looking at Chiefs Head Peak and Spearhead in the Glacier Gorge from Storm Peak North Ridge View of Black Lake in the Glacier Gorge from Storm Peak North Ridge View of Black Lake in the Glacier Gorge from Storm Peak North Ridge View of Shelf Lake and Solitude Lake in the Glacier Gorge from Storm Peak North Ridge View of Shelf Lake and Solitude Lake in the Glacier Gorge from Storm Peak North Ridge Looking up at the last 500 vertical feet of the North Ridge to the summit of Storm Peak Looking up at the last 500 vertical feet of the North Ridge to the summit of Storm Peak View of Lower Keyboard of the Winds and Pagoda Mountain from the upper Storm Peak North Ridge View of Lower Keyboard of the Winds and Pagoda Mountain from the upper Storm Peak North Ridge Longs Peak upper Diamond Wall and Mount Meeker in the left background from Storm Peak summit Longs Peak upper Diamond Wall and Mount Meeker in the left background from Storm Peak summit View of entire north side of Longs Peak from Storm Peak summit View of entire north side of Longs Peak from Storm Peak summit Zoomed in shot of campers in Longs Peak Boulder Field bivouac area from Storm Peak Zoomed in shot of campers in Longs Peak Boulder Field bivouac area from Storm Peak Pika looking out from behind rocks at the foot of Storm Peak east slopes Pika looking out from behind rocks at the foot of Storm Peak east slopes Afternoon gloomy drizzly view of Storm Peak and North Ridge from just below timberline on the North Longs Peak Trail Afternoon gloomy drizzly view of Storm Peak and North Ridge from just below timberline on the North Longs Peak Trail


Shelf Road

From Left to right, there's Cactus Cliff, Spiney Ridge, and the New Gym From Left to right, there's Cactus Cliff, Spiney Ridge, and the New Gym Menses Prow, California Ethics Pinnacle on the left, at the Gallery, Shelf Road Menses Prow, California Ethics Pinnacle on the left, at the Gallery, Shelf Road West Wall on the Menses Prow in the Gallery at shelf Road - Memorial Day weekend, 2006 Menses Prow in the Gallery at shelf Road - Memorial Day weekend, 2006 Straight up shot of climber on Cactus Cliff at Shelf Road Straight up shot of climber on Cactus Cliff at Shelf Road Scenic view of climber starting up Sonic Youth in the Bank area at shelf road Starting up Sonic Youth in the Bank area at shelf Road Struggling up Sonic Youth in the Bank area at Shelf Road Struggling up Sonic Youth in the Bank area at Shelf Road Lady and Crimper at the CHRanch, south of Shelf Road Lady and Crimper at the CHRanch, south of Shelf Road Our nephew, Jaramie, climbing on Contest Wall at Shelf Road Our nephew, Jaramie, climbing on Contest Wall at Shelf Road Big Horn Sheep along the old stage coach road between the Gym area and Cripple creek Big Horn Sheep along the old stage coach road between the Gym area and Cripple creek Cactus in Bloom at Menses Prow in the Gallery, Shelf Road Cactus in Bloom at Menses Prow in the Gallery, Shelf Road Wild Turkeys in the road between Cañon City and Shelf Road Wild Turkeys in the road between Cañon City and Shelf Road View of snow-capped Sangre de Cristo mountains from Bank area parking, Shelf Road View of snow-capped Sangre de Cristo mountains from Bank area parking, Shelf Road Back light on cactus at Shelf Road Back light on cactus at Shelf Road Bob D'Antonio putting in a new route on contest wall, November 7th, 2009 Bob D'Antonio putting in a new route on contest wall, November 7th, 2009


Unaweep Canyon

View of the La Sal Mountains, from the west end of Unaweep Canyon View of the La Sal Mountains, from the west end of Unaweep Canyon East end of the Sunday Wall with Hidden Valley Wall on the right, Unaweep Canyon East end of the Sunday Wall with Hidden Valley Wall on the right, Unaweep Canyon Renaissance, Fortress Wall, Unaweep Canyon Renaissance, Fortress Wall, Unaweep Canyon John Langston traversing the roof on Renaissance, Fortress Wall, Unaweep Canyon John Langston traverses the roof on Renaissance, Fortress Wall, Unaweep Canyon Fall colors across Unaweep Canyon, as seen from the Base of Sunday Wall Fall colors across Unaweep Canyon, as seen from the Base of Sunday Wall Driggs Mansion ruins in Unaweep Canyon Driggs Mansion ruins in Unaweep Canyon


Tyndall Glacier Ascent

Tyndall Gorge taken March 13th, 2017, from near Dream Lake Tyndall Gorge taken March 13th, 2017, from near Dream Lake View from within Tyndall Gorge of Steve taking pictures towards Dream Lake View from within Tyndall Gorge of Steve taking pictures towards Dream Lake The roughly 300 foot Tyndall Glacier Wall at the back of Tyndall Gorge The roughly 300 foot Tyndall Glacier Wall at the back of Tyndall Gorge View looking down Tyndall Gorge from the upper north corner of Tyndall Glacier View looking down Tyndall Gorge from the upper north corner of Tyndall Glacier Weather creeping in over mountains north of the Flattop Mtn. Trail Weather creeping in over mountains north of the Flattop Mtn. Trail