Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile Recent Posts
A Yosemite bear

The Moon is Waxing Gibbous (97% of Full)


Advanced

The Other Sawtooths

All posts are those of the individual authors and the owner of this site does not endorse them. Content should be considered opinion and not fact until verified independently.

avatar The Other Sawtooths
July 08, 2014 11:26AM
Went to Sawtooth Mountains in Idaho via Salt Lake City.
Hiked up Bell Canyon near Salt Lake City. Trekking poles were useful on the steep trail.
Here are the lower falls:



This video zooms in on the lower falls from below:



In Idaho we hiked up near Sawtooth Lake. There was lots of snow near the lake.
Here is Alpine Lake on the way up to Sawtooth Lake:



Lots of snow near Sawtooth Lake:






We tried hiking to Alice Lake, but didn't try the robust stream crossing. We went up to Farley Lake on the other side of the Alice Toxaway loop.
We did make it across this stream crossing. There was a large bouncy log that could be crossed here, but we opted for water shoes:



Here was the outlet of Farley Lake:



We took the boat shuttle across Redfish Lake and hiked to Bench Lakes.
Redfish Lake:



Above Redfish Lake:



2nd Bench Lake:



Here is Little Redfish Lake on the drive to Redfish Lake:



Next we headed over to Pinedale Wyoming to check out Green River Lakes:



Did a short side trail part way up Clear Creek:






Then went to the 2nd Green River Lake:



Then back to Salt Lake City and then home.
Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.

Click here to login