Ron gets the disposable truck high point award - 10K
San Luis Valley
Amber with Little Bear
View from Camp
Ron calls it a "cooler", and this is where we started the climb. It continues ridge left and then on the backside to "The Hourglass"
An alpine start!
In the couloir
Amber gets us up in 2 hours! Yow! "Was nuthin...." (!)
Little Bear Summit at 7:30AM
Ridge to Blanca Peak
Lake Como in the trees
This little section caused some consternation but crampons took care of that --
Are we there yet?
Looking back at Lil' Bear
Descent from Blanca/Ellingwood Saddle