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Cascade Pass and Wildhorse Creek Passes

Signs marking the Horsethief trailhead -- starting point of the hike to Cascade and Wildhorse Creek Passes from the west. Signs at Horsethief trailhead
Wally and Kay approaching a junction on the Horsethief Trail. Junction sign on Horsethief Trail
View of Cascade Pass from the western approach. Cascade Pass from western approach
Kay and Wally on the final ascent to Cascade Pass. Final ascent to Cascade Pass from the west
The approach to Wildhorse Creek Pass from the west. The pass is out of view behind the ridge on the left side of the picture. Approach to Wildhorse Creek Pass from the west
Summit of Wildhorse Creek Pass from the western approach. Summit of Wildhorse Creek Pass
San Juan skyline from Wildhorse Creek Pass. Wetterhorn Peak is the prominent peak in the center of the picture, the tip of Uncompahgre Peak is visible to the right of Wetterhorn, and Coxcomb Peak is toward the left. Wildhorse Peak does not appear in this view. San Juan skyline from Wildhorse Creek Pass
Enormous cairn marking the American Flats trail junction. Cairn at American Flats trail junction
Wally and the cairn at American Flats. Cairn at American Flats trail junction
Updated: April 16, 2010
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