Only another half mile or so to go 'til the trailhead
Upside: Walking 3 miles with a 50 pound pack is a great warmup.
Approaching the Snow Lake basin. Our route is the obvious gulley in the right 1/3 of the picture.
The snow was SUPER FUN to ski on here!
Diana coming down the gulley.
Hey, look, a volcano. Also, look, Muir is in white out.
We found some more slide alder, yo.
Unicorn and West Unicorn
The route goes up and around this basin and then to the visible notch in the center of the photo.