Hiking up a frosty Healy Creek trail.Hiking up a snowy Healy Creek trail.Hiking up a snowy Healy Creek trail.Breaking into the Healy Meadows.Hiking up to Healy Pass through a forest of larches.Hiking up to Healy Pass through a forest of larches.Hiking up to Healy Pass through a forest of larches. Views of The Monarch and Ramparts.Natalko Peak with the upper route up the east face to the north ridge mostly visible.Descending from Healy Pass to Pharaoh Creek.Descending from Healy Pass to Pharaoh Creek.Descending from Healy Pass to Pharaoh Creek.At the bridge to the Egypt Lakes and campground. I went left to Redearth Pass / Talc Lake.The trail to Talc / Redearth Pass is much less traveled.Hiking towards The Sphinx up Pharaoh Creek.Hiking to Talc Lake on a carpet of fresh snow.Hiking to Talc Lake on a carpet of fresh snow.Hiking to Talc Lake on a carpet of fresh snow.Hiking to Talc Lake on a carpet of fresh snow.Hiking to Talc Lake on a carpet of fresh snow.Crossing an open slope on route to Talc Lake with The Monarch visible at center left.