Diana's post

  • swam in Skagit river
  • drove up the Cascade Loop to diablo lake
  • camped for the night
  • fellowship of the ring characters
  • two-line scary stories
  • drove to diablo lake lookout in the morning
  • warmup hike
  • set out for MacAlester Lake
  • 10 miles there, 13 or so back
  • Trail Map
  • nick comes out to the group about peeing on himself
  • people on horseback
  • finally got to camp
  • I swam in the lake
  • pitched tents, cooked dinner, played psychiatrist
  • packed up in the morning
  • warmup hike to MacAlester Pass
  • saw many pika, a marmot and a bear!
  • head back
  • avoid rain until just after we get to the cars
  • beers at Birdsview Brewery
  • dinner at Five Guys
  • back to airport to catch redeye