Clouds on Strawberry Peak (W6 CT-018) 6164 ft, 17 May 2017

Parked at Red Box, 41F (5C). Clear with clouds below From back to front, Mt Lukens (W6 CT-030), Hoyt Mountain (W6 CT-146) barely peeking through the clouds, and Peak 4202 (W6 CT-150) still above the clouds, for now. And a ridge coming down from Mt Disappointment. Yes, the clouds are coming up I noticed someone…

Brisk Morning on Mt Lewis (W6 CT-246) 8396 ft, 29 April 2017

Weather forecast sunny, cold windy. And yes it was when I arrived at Dawson Saddle: 27F/-3C. The road had been opened just the day before, having been closed for the winter. A lot of rocks had been blown down onto the road by the wind, but it was OK with care. Because the hike is…