|Mel and a couple of our destinations|
|Our sun-dappled trail|
|Calm Lizard lake|
|Mt. Baker just barely visible|
|What a butte!|
|Lily pads in Lily lake|
Now that my glass of wine is half consumed, and I've got my feet in my comfy slippers, I reflect that this was one of the finest Blanchard Mountain excursions I've experienced in a long time. A little bit of all the best parts of living in the Pacific Northwest.