|Big winter there was snow two feet above the railing on May 1st.|
Not so much this year.
|I would only make it to the red star.|
|Red star marks high point. Late start and warming sun kept me from making|
the summit before my turn around time.
|I get nervous approaching this zone in winter, so much exposure from above.|
|Red star marks high point for the day. I will have to make a summit|
|Snow is melting out of the approach trail.|
|Red Baldy with Long John Silver in the background.|
|Still far to the top!|
|Streams coming out of hibernation.|
|You can see the skin track got covered by two small wet slides from the|
|Power of an avalanche. How much force does it take to snap|
a 12 inch tree trunk in half?