Before the Hail

by Bonnie Tate

From a hike up to Excelsior Ridge, near Glacier, Wa.Excelsior peak tarn

As soon as we made it to the top, the heavy mist rolled in…

Excelsior peak mist trees

  I would have loved to linger in it for some more photos, if a hail storm hadn't driven us back down as fast as we could go. Which wasn't very fast on the slippery trail…


Excelsior peak path and mist

Excelsior peak people

Two people up a little higher…hope they made it down okay!