Small ponds in slabs form Japanese Style gardens.
Interesting dike collecting water on approach slabs beneath Deep Lake.
Stone etchings in Deep Lake approach slabs.
Small flowers growing from a crack in slabs.
Hiking near Deep Lake, with Warbonnet Peak and Cirque of the Towers behind.
Camp at Deep Lake.
Hiking on approach slabs for Haystack Mountain's North Ridge.
Dark peak shadows on Warbonnet Peak.
Clear and Big Sandy Lakes from Haystack Mountain's North Ridge.
Hiking after topping out on Haystack Mountain's North Ridge.
Haystack Mountain slabs with Deep and Temple Lakes, Temple Peak behind.
Hiking along Haystack Mountain's summit plateau.
Small lakes beneath East Temple Peak, Little El Capitan to the left.
Small lake and glacier beneath East Temple Peak.
Clear Lake and Big Sandy Lake from Haystack Mountain summit plateau.
Walking on rock formations on Haystack Mountain.
Descending Haystack Mountain's "Grassy Goat Trail."
Late afternoon light on Haystack, Steeple, East Temple Peaks above Deep Lake
Steeple, East Temple and Temple Peaks above Deep Lake.
Steeple and East Temple Peak reflected in Deep Lake.
Bright morning sun at Deep Lake camp, Temple Peak in background.
Hiking above Deep Lake on approach to Steeple Peak.
Approaching Steeple Peak's North Ridge.
Getting ready to climb at bottom of Steeple Peak's North Ridge.
Steeple Peak North Ridge's "Great Chimney."
Photographing each other in Steeple Peak's "Great Chimney."
Chockstones inside the Great Chimney.
Enjoying sunshine and waiting for the rock to dry after an afternoon squall and lightning storm, one pitch from Steeple Peak's summit.
Rock Glacier beneath East Temple Peak.
Lounging on slabs beneath Steeple Peak with sharp rock pinnacle behind.
Evening light below Steeple Peak, shining on Haystack Mountain's South Ridge.
Stormy afternoons make for vibrant sunset colors.
Sunset reflected in Deep Lake.
Hiking over Deep-Temple Lake divide, with Deep Lake below.
Temple Lake, Warbonnet Peak in distance.
Grassy slopes near Temple Pass, Temple Lake below.
A collection of lakes seen from East Temple Peak's summit.
Looking across at Lost Temple Spire from East Temple Peak's summit.
Colorful lichen on the sheer face of East Temple Peak, with small lake and glacier below.
A particularly phallic summit formation on East Temple Peak.
Warbonnet Peak and Cirque of the Towers above Temple Lake's outlet.
Steeple, Lost Temple Spire, and East Temple Peak from Temple Lake's outlet.
Clouds and bushes reflected in pond at Temple Lake's outlet, Warbonnet Peak behind.
Steeple, Lost Temple Spire and East Temple from Deep-Temple Lake divide.
Haystack Mountain from Deep-Temple Lake divide.
Camp at deep lake, early evening.
Night falls above Deep Lake camp.
Warbonnet Peak silhouetted in twilight.