Hamilton Lake, and the trail switchbacking up the green to the right of it.
The trail - and Valhalla, now below our elevation.
The 'false' Precipice - a smaller lake about 400 feet below the 'real' Precipice.
Still beautiful, though!
Closer to that glacier, but we're not quite there yet.
Mount Stewart, ~12,200 feet.
Just another switchback or two and we'll be at Precipice Lake
Precipice Lake, looking northeast towards Kaweah Gap
Water seepage from the glacier above creates the streaks in the rock.
There's still some snow up here.
Rockfall around this snowfield startled us a couple of times.
David monkeys around.
Precipice Lake before sunset.
Paige sets up her camp in a prime location!
My camp - no tent, sleeping open air tonight in this amazing place!
Too rocky for tents, plus we wanted to be out for the Perseids.
Eagle Scout Peak ridgeline
Alpenglow at Precipice Lake
Paige seems happy with her campsite selection!
notice how David wimped out and pitched his tent below :)
Camp at sunset
Hey, my sleeping bag matches
Pavla watches sunset.
Central Valley pollution makes for nice sunsets, at least.
Cassiopeia above Mt Stewart, illuminated by the near-full moonlight.
Quilt Panel at Bearpaw Meadow
A lizard does some pushups to impress me
Track taken with my GPS
10.63 miles, 4822' gain, 2013' loss (big day!)