Here's a spruce grouse...
Columbia (Tiger) lillies
The view back towards Usk
Looking down towards the lake.
Shrubby Penstemon, Penstemon fruticosus (Thanks to Jill Wilson with some of the identifications on this page)
Most of the hike was filled with flowers
At the top is the remains of a firetower that burned in a wildfire
Beargrass was pretty common, but in some of the many meadows the blossoms were all lopped off by browsing deer
There were lots of flowers differing from the local ones I mostly know. I'll give them a ? like this one... ?
A species of wild buckwheat, Eriogonum spp
? This had fine grass like leaves (not shown)
Wild Buckwheat Spp, Eriogonum spp
Linum lewisii, blue flax
Thalictrum or Meadow Rue
Yellow Violets (Viola glabella)