It's 5:49am and our intrepid hikers are busy inside their tents getting ready for another day. Photo by Chuck Haak.
Day 15. Photo by Jill Haak.
More morning preparations. It generally took us a minimum of one hour to have breakfast, pack up, and start hiking. Photo by Jill Haak.
Photo by Chuck Haak.
Chuck is looking forward to a day of hiking with newly-glued hiking shoes. Photo by Jill Haak.
A frosty Rosemarie Meadow.
For the life of us, we couldn't figure out what this sign meant.
The sun glistening on the morning dew.
Chuck crossing a tributary of Bear Creek.
Jill crossing a tributary of Bear Creek.
Glacial erratics. Photo by Chuck Haak.
Another tributary of Bear Creek.
Creek crossings are FUN!! Photo by Chuck Haak.
Chuck and I performing the post-water crossing routine. It gets VERY tedious when you have to do multiple water crossings in a day. Photo by Jill Haak.
The side creek we had just crossed flowing into Bear Creek.
Having hiking companions makes the process just a little easier. Photo by Jill Haak.