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July 17, 2012: Silver Star Mountain, Washington

This evening hike up Silver Star was from the southern Grouse Creek Vista trailhead, for a change of pace. (Usually I use the northern parking area and take Ed's Trail to the summit.)
sickletop lousewort fool's huckleberry vine maple seeds Columbia tiger lily & paintbrush ox-eye daisy & paintbrush
Pyramid Rock scarlet paintbrush in the middle of the trail hummingbird explorer's gentian, budding Cascade penstemon & other flowers
Pyramid Rock & wildflowers bunchberry flower dwarf brambles salmonberry flower trail into the clouds
golden pea, paintbrush, & lupines avalanche lilies Oregon iris, western bistort, & coiled-beak lousewort cloudy path to the summit lupines, paintbrush, lousewort
spirea on the edge of the mountain western sweet-vetch lousewort & other wildflowers subalpine mariposa lily wandering fleabane / subalpine daisy
wildflowers rock penstemon just below the summit harebells Oregon sunshine, penstemon, & paintbrush lupines, paintbrush, & spirea
lupines, paintbrush, lousewort, & bistort cloudy trail Sitka valerian Pyramid Rock in late evening sunset

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