David spent a long weekend catching up on his pursuit of the "46er" peaks in the Adirondacks; here he enjoys the morning mist on Heart Lake in the Adirondacks.
From New Years 2016-17
Cascade Brook below Rainbow Falls.
From Adirondacks October
Giant Mountain from Ausable Club.
The gate for Lake Road in the Adirondack Mountain Reserve (AMR) - Ausable Club.
Pretty fall colors on the Lake Road out from Ausable Lake.
David at Rainbow Falls.
Rainbow Falls - movie.
Summit of Sawteeth Mountain.
Lower Ausable Lake, from Outlook #2 on the Scenic Trail to Sawteeth.
Lower Ausable Lake, from Outlook #1 on the Scenic Trail to Sawteeth.
Colorful leaf litter.
Lower Ausable Lake, looking toward the dam.
Indian Head promontory, Ausable Lake.
Boathouse on Lower Ausable Lake - with Indian Head at upper right.
Lower Ausable Lake, from the boathouse area.
Pretty fall colors, along Lake Road into Ausable Lake.
The Ausable Club.
Roaring Brook Falls.
Morning light viewed from Lower Cascade Lake.
Stars over Mount Jo, illuminated by the Full Moon.
Stars over Mount Jo, illuminated by the Full Moon - with David jumping into the frame.
The parking lot at Adirondac Loj - just part of the lot - is full on this beautiful weekend!
Fall colors on the trail to Marcy Dam
Marcy Dam is being removed; the pond is drained, so here is a view from inside the pond!
Marcy Brook, between Avalanche Pass and Marcy Dam. (looking downstream)
Marcy Brook, between Avalanche Pass and Marcy Dam. (looking upstream)
The "hitch-up Matilda" bridges alongside Avalanche Lake.
David on "hitch-up Matilda" bridges alongside Avalanche Lake.
The trail is quite challenging, along Avalanche Lake.
Panorama from the head of Avalanche Lake.
View from the head of Avalanche Lake.
A new (1999) slide in Avalanche pass - though I could not quite see it through the trees.
A new (1999) slide in Avalanche pass required a lot of new trailwork.
Indian Falls, Adirondacks
Views from the top of Indian Falls, Adirondacks.