Starting up the approach creek from the Cascade fire road.The creek is pretty choked with debris.The forest beside the creek is also pretty choked!Hiking up on climber's left of the creek.A waterfall in the creek below as we traverse high above.Hiking up the approach creek.Hiking up the approach creek.Hiking up the approach creek.Calypso Orchids.Hiking up the approach creek.Hiking up the approach creek.Hiking up the approach creek.Hiking up the approach creek.Hiking up the approach creek.Hiking up the approach creek.The lovely approach creek.Hiking the upper part of the creek just before the lake.Hiking the upper part of the creek just before the lake.Hiking the upper part of the creek just before the lake.Hiking the upper part of the creek just before the lake.