Elk Mountain Hike
October 12, 2012
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We'd been wanting to hike Elk Mountain for a while, but the summers have been so hot and the weekends have been busy or rainy. Well we defied a 20% chance of rain on a cool fall day and had a beautiful hike in one of our favorite places.
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We climbed this.


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The view on the way to the summit. The more you put into it the more it pays off.


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Taking a breather on the way up. I like these iPhone 5 panoramas by-the-way.


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After about an hour, we made it to the summit.


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Resting at the summit.


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Some of the wildlife we spotted on the hike. Claudia gets credit for finding this guy.


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The view from the Apple and Pear at the top of the mountain.


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The whole gang near the Apple and Pear.


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The most prominent formation on the top of elk mountain is the Apple and Pear, featured prominently in this panorama Claudia captured.


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I think Pablo is the first person to ever think of sitting here.


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It was a good bison spotting day.