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South Sister


Background Information:

Altitude: 10,360'

Summitted: August 18, 2001

Located in the Three Sisters wilderness, Oregon.

Tidbits: Highest "Lake" in the US is in the caldera near the summit

On the trail at the lower elevations

A view of "South Sister" about half way up the trail

Glacier along route (note crevaces)

A better perspective at the start of the glacier...note hiker starting out on top toward the right

The caldera of the volcano at the summit...also home to the highest altitude lake in the US

A closeup of the lake and caldera

Summit view above the clouds

Summit selfie

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