Topo and GPS tracks for this afternoon's ~10 mile ~2500 ft gain out and back from the Echo Lake TRT/PCT/TYT trailhead to the Echo Peak summit.
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Looking out from the dam at the end of the lake. (Crossing the dam outlet is at the very beginning of the route). As usual, there were a number of folks fishing from the dam. That's Peak 7756 on the right.
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06/26/2009 02:52 PM
Looking across the lake at Becker Peak and Talking Mountain (L and R, respectivly)
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06/26/2009 03:00 PM
The first couple miles of the trail countoured the slopes above the lake, passing above the summer homes on the shore.
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06/26/2009 03:04 PM
First unobstructed view up to the high country past the end of the lake.
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Looking back toward the trailhead from near the end of the lower lake.
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06/26/2009 03:29 PM
Upper Echo Lake below. Ralston Peak (center) and Peak 9168 (left) on the horizen.
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06/26/2009 03:33 PM
The junction for the turnoff down to the water taxi landing. One can bypass 2.5 miles each way by taking the taxi.
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06/26/2009 03:42 PM
Another look across the canyon to Ralston and Peak 9168.