Climbing Mt. St. Helens

9-7-2011

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Not easy to climb!
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My very nice water carrier.
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Suspicious climbers!
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View back down the trail.
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View up the trail.
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Monitoring station
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Nice plants!
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Cool rocks!
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Melinda!
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Poles are the trail markers.
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The top is in the distance.
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Monitoring station.
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An invader.
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They get lots of rest waiting on me!
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Future glaciers?
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Josh and his kite!
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It is very steep at near the top!
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I made it!
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Wow!
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Ditto!
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Mt. Adams in the distance.
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Mt. Rainier in the distance and Spirit Lake.
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Floating logs in Spirit Lake.
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Steam vents.
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More steam vents.
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Unique celebration?