The Highwood River is easy to cross.Hiking up the wide trail towards Loomis Creek, wishing I had a bike!Hiking up Loomis Creek.Hiking up Loomis Creek.It's hard to see, but the trail up Bishop Creek heads left at center here.Hiking up Bishop Creek.Hiking up Bishop Creek - the trail becomes horribly overgrown for a few kms.Hiking into the upper Bishop Creek with Hill of the Flowers at left, Horned at right.Horned Mountain (L) and Bishop (R).The upper Bishop Creek valley and Mount Bishop.Mount Bishop at left, Bishop Ridge at right.The south ridge and SE face of Bishop are shrouded in thick clouds.Clouds pour in over the Divide.The SE face is shrouded in clouds.The SE face is shrouded in clouds.Trying to find a way through the cliff bands that run down the SE face.Trying to find a way through the cliff bands that run down the SE face.Popping up onto the south ridge - the terrain is initially easy.Eventually forced east onto a rising scree bench under the south ridge.The summit appears from under the clouds.