Starting out Lower Aspenola
It's green up there..
First sign of burn
Trail looks good
The turn just above Townsight.
Looking at Evershine Ridge
Short burnt area
The forest section going towards Aspenola
Intersection with Aspenola trail
Aspenola looks good.
Ground burn only.
Fall is here.
View to Canada Bonita
There will be aspen colors
Heat damaged trees from spot fire.
Looking back at the top of Townsight.
The worst burnt section on the ascent. Very short.
Going towards Spruce lift.
First view of Valle.
Trail paralleling the pond.
Spruce on the way to the bench
View from the summit. Cerro Grande is burnt.
Road from Mother Lift to Rim Run
The course from here on will have to be altered. Aspen for Trouble and Half Aspen trails are severly burnt.
:( The course will NOT go through any severly burned areas like this.
Aspens are starting out everywhere.