Ahhh. Elizabeth, Bryan, and Alex enjoy the fruits of an early morning run to the 'Crab Cooker' for a relaxing soak.
John and 'Mini-Me' Keith tackle some early morning business.
Our final day hike takes us up the beautiful waterfall-decorated Lundy Canyon.
Andy enjoys a moment in the sun. What's not to like???
Some beautiful lichen- and moss-covered slates in upper Lundy Canyon.
Michael enjoys the view from atop a glacially smoothed 'hippo rock' at the top of Lundy Canyon.
A beautiful alpine lake forms the headwaters of Mill Creek.
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Sarah and Bryan work their way down from the high country.
Sarah takes the quick route down!
The hikers savoring their last day in the high country.
Liz and John soaking in the beauty of the Lundy waterfall.
Alex leads the way down a tricky route along the rocky escarpment.
The group hikes down the great talus slope back to the lower Lundy Canyon.
And Bryan takes the traditional butt-slide approach.
Keith shows off his newly discovered glissading skills.
A 'second spring' is just starting in upper Lundy Canyon.
The gang enjoys a scrumptious farewell barbeque by Mill Creek.
Linda Dore shares some campfire stories with the group.
A beautiful campfire helps stave off the evening chill.
Sarah accepts the 'ancient lunch bag' award from Connie Henderson.
Jacob accepts the coveted "Paiute Polar Bear Award".
Liz accepts the coveted "Amargosa Opera House" award.
Matt is the proud recipient of the "Hauh-hauh-hauh Frenchman's Laugh Award"
Andrea is the winner of the 2012 "Spiderwoman of the Sierra Crest" award.
Marco receives the "Mr. First-Time-of-Everything Award".
Who else could get the "Ready-Fire-Aim" award but Keith?
The "Edmund Hillary of Lembert Dome Award" goes to... Charity Southworth!
And along with the award, Charity gets a hand-made climber's rope mat created by none other than climbing superstar, Dave Dore!
Alex gets the "Ansel Adams High Sierra Photography Award"
Elizabeth is the proud recipient of the "Data Guru of Dante's Peak" award.
Andy gets the "John Muir Mini-me Award" for his deep appreciation for mountain landscapes.
And the winner of this year's "Mermaid of Wild Willies" award is... Alicia
For his trailblazing leadership, Bryan gets the "Nimrod of the Eastern Sierras" award.
Sarah gets the "Walking Wiki of the Western Wilderness award"
Steven shows off his award-winning smile as he accepts the "Baywatch Hoff of the Sierra Lakes" award.
And for her willingness to take on every domestic challenge, Sarah gets the "One Woman Service Industry of Mammoth Mountain" award.
And Katie receives the "Follow the Two Idiots" award.
Sarah shows off her balancing abilities at "Grab the Bag"
Steven moves on to the second round.
The prize money is accumulating!
Sarah shows balletic style in her bag-grab.
And the winner is... Jacob! He's buyin' the next round of drinks!
Matt helps Sarah get ready for her blind skydiving adventure.
John instructs Sarah on the safety regulations before she goes airborne.
Let the dance party begin! Andrea shows off her style!
It's the Supremes!
Marco and Charity show off their disco style!
Back at the dorm, Elizabeth, Marco, and Andy start in on the clean-up party!
And Doctor Bryan works on a toe injury.