David and the packs on Saturday morning before hitting the trail, enjoying the sun and warmth.
David on the first slope heading up toward camp.
Bex on the same slope.
Lassen Peak in the distance as we climb toward camp.
Our campsite was along the ridge just to the left of this photo at about 7100 ft
Crescent Crater and snowmelt
Slough of slushy snow on the peak
Cloud shadows on the peak
Digging the kitchen
duane, maria, and david
my bivy platform, the hex, and a Europa
Views from camp
Crescent crater view on my short dayhike from camp
Looking back at camp
as I hike closer to the peak and toward the Hot Damn Cache
Lounging around in the sun like lizards
Duane playing on Steve's skis
View from Camp
The 'Hot Damn Cache'
I signed the log a few times
Saddle between lassen peak and crescent crater
Sunset views from camp
Dinner and social time in the kitchen
Full moon rise
My morning view
I was sleeping out on the snow in my bivy and woke to snores coming from David in the Hex 2
Frank, Nazdarovye and Drunken Marmot in the kitchen in the morning
My gear all packed up
Can you see the two skiiers heading toward the saddle?
they are the two dots to the left of the exposed rock in the middle of the photo.
Hiking out with Lassen behind us.
Back at the parking lot, David removes his snowshoes.
A late breakfast
Steve cooks eggs and sausage and we have a mini tailgate party in the parking lot.
maria's late breakfast
eggs, sausage, snapple, and her boyfriend. :)