After warming up the weekend before on Grays Peak, we were ready to tackle Huron Peak, tucked
seclusively back in the middle of the Sawatch Range. From the summit, the views of the surrounding
mountains were spectacular!
For a different perspective on these photos with Google Earth,
click here Fireworks over Dillon Reservoir Every Saturday night in Dillon, there"s a free concert in the summer. After the concert, they have fireworks. Thankfully from our condo, we"ve got a great view! Fireworks over Dillon Reservoir Fireworks over Dillon Reservoir Fireworks over Dillon Reservoir The moon rises over Mount Oxford Granite Mountain reflecting in a small tarn Lisa, prepared to hike Brian, also prepared to hike Lisa, with the Three Apostles in the background The Three Apostles The summit ridge of Huron Peak Lisa ascending into a basin below Huron The grassy basin below Huron and Brown Peak The summit, finally in view The ridgeline connecting Huron to Browns and Middle Mountain Harvard, Yale, Princeton, and Antero all visible from the summit ridge The Three Apostles overlooking Taylor Park The summit Brian, not quite on the summit yet (he was too busy taking pictures) The summit Brian and Lisa The Three Apostles and numerous small tarns A butterfly on the summit Lisa points out the trailhead A curious marmot Hikers ascending Huron Lisa at the bottom of some of the steps we had to climb