I started from Cold Springs Camp, and the trail crosses the A G Aiken Lava Bed
This is where you cross from the national forest to the Yakama Nation reservation.
The Ridge of Wonders. Sunrise Camp is at a little dip way on the left.
A waterfall below feeds from the Mazama Glacier
Hellroaring Canyon, Bench Lake to the right.
One of the locals
This is the main section of the "Gap" in the Mt Adams loop. This is the Klickitat Glacier with Avalanche Canyon well beyond. It's much steeper and rougher than it looks here.
Sunrise Camp in evening light, with my tent occupying one of the shelters
There are at least a dozen of these. At first I thought they were for wind protection, but after hearing almost constant rockfall from the Mazama Glacier, and seeing that they all face that way, I think it is for slide protection.
This glacial lake, sometimes called Iceberg Lake, is below and south of Sunrise Camp
The Klickitat Glacier in early morning light
Mazama Glacier, Sunrise Camp and my tent at the lower left
Another local seen on the way down
Taken from Hellroaring Viewpoint, the route to Sunrise Camp. I've added a yellow dot to show its location.
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