|Really... getting good images of 13-year-old boys is a daunting task. Here, he was so tired, I think he didn't have it in him to run away or act too squirrely. I took full advantage of the situation.|
|What is it about aspens that is so captivating?|
Coincidentally, I came across him as I was going up the lift.
|View from the top... 11,100'|
|The first thing Patch did when he got to the top was lean on this table and look out at the view.|
|There's some rain coming down in the background, top right corner.|
|No small wonder whose shoes show the most ware.|
Patch's cheering section was waiting at the bottom.
To be honest, this boy simply amazes me. I can not wrap my head around the endurance it would take to do this.
Nor do I want to find out.
He still needs to add about 8 more lbs to his pack, and hike up and down in the next couple weeks.