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Glacier NP  - Grinnell Glacier Trail
On the Grinnell Glacier Trail, July 31, 2005

View of Lake Josephine, about 1/3 of the way to the glacier

Almost to the point where the trail turns away from the lakes
and starts to head directly toward the glacier

Read my trip report about this hike here.

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lcarreauWhat makes this

lcarreau

Voted 10/10

awesome is you can "zoom in" to the bridge
and the two people walking along what looks to
be a sandbar. This is truly amazing.

What "group" do you belong to? Is it a youth
group?? The color of the water tells me
there's a glacier nearby. Nice photography!!!

Larry
Posted Oct 4, 2008 11:58 pm

silversummitRe: What makes this

silversummit

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I was travelling with a part of my Boy Scout troop composed of older Scouts during a two week trip out west. The lake is Grinnell Lake which receives water from Grinnell Glacier and perhaps, Salamander Glacier; I'm not sure. You can walk from the boat across to meet the trail or across to other trails around the lakes here. It's a popular area but the beauty is outstanding! Thank you so much for asking.---Kathy
Posted Oct 5, 2008 8:44 am

lcarreauRe: What makes this...

lcarreau

Voted 10/10

Hey, SOMEBODY has to ask the tough questions!

Thank you, Kathy!
Posted Oct 5, 2008 7:24 pm

Kenzo OkawaVery impressive!

Kenzo Okawa

Voted 10/10

Unique composition and nice color. Thanks for posting!
Posted Jul 19, 2009 10:07 pm

silversummitRe: Very impressive!

silversummit

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Thanks for the kind words. This is one of my favorite photos.

Kathy
Posted Jul 19, 2009 10:29 pm

BLongGreat shot

BLong

Voted 10/10

I love the color of the water in Glacier!

Good work
Posted Aug 31, 2009 11:00 pm

silversummitRe: Great shot

silversummit

Hasn't voted

Yeah, there's nothing quite like it elsewhere.
And thank you for the nice words!

I see you've done some traveling to great places particularly in Central America. I've got to get there someday!
Posted Aug 31, 2009 11:55 pm

TyeDyeTwinsAmazing...

TyeDyeTwins

Voted 10/10

Amazing as always.
Posted Oct 5, 2009 10:47 am

silversummitYou are too kind....

silversummit

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I really like the words posted in your profile and your pictures as well!
Posted Oct 5, 2009 11:01 am

EricChuI can see I voted on this one already...

EricChu

Voted 10/10

...and I can see why! It's really beautiful!
Posted Aug 17, 2010 10:38 am

silversummitRe: I can see I voted on this one already...

silversummit

Hasn't voted

Thank you, Eric! A double compliment!
Posted Aug 17, 2010 8:28 pm

TimBI really like the...

TimB

Voted 10/10

intense green of the water in this photo. Looks like a gigantic emerald green snake slithering through the forest.
Posted Nov 12, 2010 5:42 pm

silversummitRe: I really like the...

silversummit

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Thanks! I've decided last night to use this one in my 2011 calendar pictures. Such a beautiful place!
Posted Nov 12, 2010 7:27 pm

distressbarkNot Grinnell Lake

distressbark

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This is actually the head Lake Josephine. The creek that's visible runs downstream from Grinnell Lake, which is out of view from this vantage point. Great photo by the way!
Posted Dec 26, 2013 1:39 pm

silversummitRe: Not Grinnell Lake

silversummit

Hasn't voted

Thanks distressbark for correcting my error. As much as I love hiking and the mountains and maps I still can't identify things for the life of me.
Posted Dec 28, 2013 8:57 am

distressbarkRe: Not Grinnell Lake

distressbark

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Understandable! Glad I could help.
Posted Jan 14, 2014 3:57 pm

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