Stanley Lake and the Sawtooths at 6:10 AM

It’s Sawtooths, Part 1


WC spent the weekend in the Sawtooths;1 specifically in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The scenery there is very nearly up to Alaska standards. The Sawtooths are a chunk of the Idaho batholith that were heavily glaciated during the Wisconsian Glacial Episode. There are lakes created by terminal moraines of long-vanished mountain glaciers. It’s a…