Fall color along the Watchtower Creek Trail. That's Watchtower Peak in the background.
More fall color along the trail.
There is only one place along the Watchtower Creek Trail that allows a good view of Watchtower Peak.
We had this view of Watchtower Peak (left) and Point 8269 during our climb to the lake.
One good view of Watchtower Lake.
A panoramic view of the lake.
I found the pattern of these rocks quite interesting.
There were bones from two long-dead animals along the shore of Watchtower Lake.
A view of Point 8269 over Watchtower Lake.
Watchtower Peak (left) and Point 8269 during our descent. Notice the difference between the mood of this picture and the previous shot -- taken from approximately the same location. It's all about the light. This shot was taken in the late-afternoon light, the previous one in the morning.