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Snow diverted use from our original objective. While it poured for 72 hours in town last week, three feet fell in the highest reaches.

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The critters are in full summer feeding mode.

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rufukkinwidme?

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Plan B turned to Plan C when still more snow sent us down and around the first lake, rather than up through the cliffs to the second lake.

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It was ok.

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Bear sign was everywhere. Two bears in the parking lot first thing, scat all over the place, tracks, rubs.

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And this mom with two cubs.

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Nice.