September 13, 2011

Wind River Range, Wyoming, September 2011

Danny taking a break on our first afternoon out

Our first campfire

Our bear cash
Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Morning at Upper Sweeney Lake



Photo by Danny Whonsetler

A trout jumping in the falls


Photo by Danny Whonsetler


Camp at Cook Lakes

Our luxurious breakfast nook
Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Packing up camp to make the move to Wall Lake




Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Our first view of Wall Lake,
 my favorite place in the Winds
Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Photo by Danny Whonsetler


Dinner at the upper end of Wall Lake





Exploring around our kitchen area
Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Photo by Danny Whonsetler


Wilderness push-ups
Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Early in our dayhike
Photo by Danny Whonsetler


Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Photo by Danny Whonsetler
Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Photo by Danny Whonsetler


On a rocky plateau, near the summit
Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Looking across the Continental Divide


Danny on the Summit of  Mt. Edward

Photo by Danny Whonsetler

A look back toward the basin
where we made base camp

Mount Freemont in the background





Danny trying to filter water without the hose


Packed and ready to leave Wall Lake
Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Danny's epic dive into Wall Lake

Spider Lakes Basin



Photo by Danny Whonsetler


Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Photo by Danny Whonsetler

Baldy Lake Basin

Camp at Bald Lake

We did a lot of cooking by campfire
Photo by Danny Whonsetler
Photo by Danny Whonsetler



Cocoa pancake mix, rolled in coconut,
roasted, and then filled with honey


A Wilderness Still Life

The finished product

Cooking at our final camp on Two Top Lakes

We found a lot of terrific firewood


A photo taken with moonlight

Another

A pika that we irritated


Eklund Lake
Photographer's Point