Our friend "Rancher Man" has been telling us about this great little hike to a waterfall nearby. We finally got things together to go and it was worth it!
Beautiful scenery along the way and some surprises too.
|Hammer Lake, en route to the falls|
|Hammer Lake...there is a cute little campground here|
|Some campground at Hammer Lake|
|Hammer Lake signage|
|Can you see the orange spray paint "FALLS" down the tree? No wonder you can miss it!|
|I love Gregg's wilderness backpack!|
|The top of the falls|
|Rancher Man and Wilderness Man looking on top of the falls|
|Papa standing in the water, taking pics on top of the falls.|
Yes, Nana was not impressed.
|Holding hands, obeying the signs|
|Did they die here, or were their ashes spread here?|
|Going down towards the falls|
|Baby Mountain Goat was the only girl to try|
|Rancher Man helping. Little girl had some rope burns, but nothing serious.|
|Enjoying the view|
|Down below. By the river, heading towards the falls.|
|The mist is making everything slippery|
|Dripping with happiness, behind the falls.|
|The falls at the bottom|
|A little snack before climbing back up the rope|
|Yes, we went behind that falls!|
|View of Vidette Lake along the way|
I'll do another post on the rest of the day. It was a good one!