Alta Mountain from Rocky Run
8 hours 51 minutes
approx. 9 miles
approx. 3,800 feet
Leaving the Rocky Run Trailhead.
Mount Rainier over Lake Lillian
Hiking up Alta's south ridge. Rampart Ridge in the background.
Hibox Peak and a tarn above Lila Lake from Alta's south ridge.
The summit of Alta Mountain now in sight.
Mount Thomson from the summit of Alta Mountain.
Shortly below the summit we descended directly from the south ridge to the 5,720' pass above Lila Lake.
Box Ridge from the 5,720' pass.
Swiming in the upper Rampart Lakes
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