2012-01 Pharaoh Lake

Solo Pete and Matt had planned a trip for the previous weekend but sub 0 temps and strong winds made them change the date to the following weekend.  Pete’s wife had a co-worker that was interested in going and he along with a friend met Matt and Pete at the trail head of Pharaoh lake.

Pharaoh Lake Map

The hike in was fairly easy with the exception of several places being quite icy.

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There was a nice lean-to along the edge of the lake and after scouting out some down wood across the lake enough wood was gathered for the evenings campfire.

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Dinner was made and we sat up around the campfire for several hours.

Uncharacteristically, the groups slept in quite late the next morning until nearly 8:30am when they got up, made some breakfast and hiked out.

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