Eric, me, Kristen, Kari, and Chris ready to start.
Charles, Kari, Chris, and Eric before the race start. ...wondering if the tubes were for the river crossings.
Milling about before the start.
Peter, Chris, Michael ready for the 5am start.
Waiting in line at a river crossing.
There were 7 of these crossings ...that required a rope.
The avalanche field on the way to the first Alpine Gulch aid station.
Alex up ahead at the top of the avalanche.
View from alpine gulch.
View from the top of the first climb.
Runners slowing making their way to the top of the first hill.
Top of the first hill.
Alex on the snowfield traversing the first hill
On the snowfield traversing the first hill
Arriving at the Williams aid station.
View from the divide
Looking back from Vickers hill.
Looking back from Vickers hill - almost a 360 degree view of the course.
Trail markers in the last 10 miles.