Hiking the road along Smuts Creek.Commonwealth Ridge (L), Commonwealth Peak and Mount Birdwood ahead.Falls along Commonwealth Creek.The trail narrows and grows muddy along Commonwealth Creek.Hiking along Commonwealth Creek.Hiking along Commonwealth Creek.Hiking along Commonwealth Creek.Hiking up Commonwealth Creek. Pig's Tail (L), Birdwood (C) and Smuts (R).Pig's Tail.Hiking up Commonwealth Creek valley.Hiking into the back of the Commonwealth Creek valley through avy debris.Hiking into the back of the Commonwealth Creek valley.Larches.Distant views to Headwall Peak.Fist (L), Galatea, Gusty, Chester, Pigs Back / Tail.The Fist and larches.Hiking up to Smuts Pass.Larches.Hiking up to Smuts Pass.Hiking up to Smuts Pass.