17) The view of Crown Point, on the way to 11,240-foot Ehrnbeck Peak. Day one’s stats: more than 20 miles and 5,000 feet of elevation gain.
18) With daypacks and long days of scrambling, most participants choose light hikers or trail runners.
19) Mountain-goating on the Sierra Crest.
20) Baradel climbs above Birch Lake, with Owens Valley below.