Lassen 1
August 14 - August 16, 2017




Our wonderful home for the week in Shingletown




Playing ball in the backyard




Having fun on the playstructure




Swinging high




More ball




Star Wars math




Peter got into sports this time around




Watch out, here it comes




Good catch




A very pleasant house




With lots of wisdom




Breakfast




Walk around Manzanita lake




A mandatory feeding stop




Brothers




Mommy and Peter




Climbers




Reaching higher




Getting help down




More fun




Pappy too




And Mommy




Mt Lassen in the background




Ice cream after lunch at the camp store




Lassen from another angle




Volcano rocks loop trail




Peter enjoying the warm rocks while Philip waits with Tamara at the car




King's creek




Shingletown reservoir




All natural ice cream :)




Red dragonlfy in the backyard




Philip just learned how to bike!




Big brother Peter coming back from a bike ride




Yummy snacks




More natural




Let's go bike again




He can't get enough now




Dinner preparations




Hungry bunch




We discovered s'mores




Marshmallows, chocolate, and graham crackers




Yumm




Collecting fire wood




Serious discussion




Snow! In August




Fun, fun, fun




A short hike




To cold bubbling lake




Nice but slightly short of expectations




So we kept going to the highest point




Mt Lassen trailhead




More snow to play in




They could spend hours




And hours




They can never get enough of it




Still lots of snow




Us four




Lake Helen




My favorite




Emerald lake




Brothers after lunch at the other end of the park




Sulphur works




Smells like rotten eggs here




Back to lake Helen




Posing with Tamara




Us four




Us two in sync




Crystal clear




Enjoying the lovely ice creams again :)




Back on the bikes again




Dinner




And even more s'mores




Lots of firewood this time




When you need to stop the fire...

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