Archive for January, 2015

One last look

January 16, 2015  |  Vacation  |  Comments Off on One last look

We had lunch and Jimmy dried off…we took a few last looks around and then started the 5 mile walk back to the parking lot..IceBerg Lake was an awesome place..

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Then Jimmy took a swim

January 15, 2015  |  Family, Vacation  |  1 Comment

This was incredible..9000 feet above sea level.. air temps around 55 degrees, water temps about 38-39…Jimmy, Jen’s brother, ┬ásay’s lets take a swim..I passed, but he swam out and hung around on one of the icebergs for a little while..

 

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So many shapes

January 14, 2015  |  Vacation  |  1 Comment

I just loved sitting on the side of the lake having a sandwich and looking at all the shapes of ice travel by and bounce around..

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Ice Bergs

January 13, 2015  |  Outdoors, Vacation  |  Comments Off on Ice Bergs

The water is cold at IceBerg Lake..and it comes off the glaciers and just blows around the lake..

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Destination comes into view

January 12, 2015  |  Vacation  |  Comments Off on Destination comes into view

IceBerg Lake, Glacier National Park

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The last Climb to the lake

January 9, 2015  |  Vacation  |  2 Comments

Here you can see the basin where the Lake will be, but we still have some climbing to do..

The Basin Comes into view

The Basin Comes into view

 

Looking back dow the Valley we hiked up

Looking back dow the Valley we hiked up

 

Alpine pond along they way..

Alpine pond along they way..

 

The area we have to cross

The area we have to cross

 

Looking up to my right..

Looking up to my right..

Close up

January 8, 2015  |  Close Ups  |  Comments Off on Close up

We stopped for a break about the half way point at a great bridge and water fall, snapped a few shots up close while we had a snack.

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Hiking partners

January 7, 2015  |  Family, Vacation  |  1 Comment

We did the Iceberg trip with Jen’s brother Jimmy and his folks…

 

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My hiking partner!

My hiking partner!

 

Trail goes up.. steady

Trail goes up.. steady

 

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A little Hike

January 6, 2015  |  Vacation  |  Comments Off on A little Hike

We took off for a little hike up to Iceberg lake.. Here are a few shots from early on the trail

we are going to wind up right in that basin way over there..

 

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we are going to wind up right in that basin way over there..

 

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Looking back on where we had come from..

 

Reflections

January 5, 2015  |  Vacation  |  Comments Off on Reflections

We drove up and over Logan pass on the going to the sun road in Glacier national Park..and on the other side we stopped by Lake Sherburne and saw reflections of the mountains..

Heavens Peak

Heavens Peak

 

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