Sand Mountain Basin
January 29, 2000
The basin between Sand Mountain and Little Nash Crater provides fine views on a clear day.
Our group was fortunate to experience a cold but clear day for this trip.
Once past a short uphill icy section, we emerged into the basin where the snow conditions improved.
Following a brief lunch we toured the area and were treated to the sight of Mt. Jefferson,
Three-Fingered Jack, Mt. Washington and the Three Sisters blanketed with snow under a brilliant
Our group for this sojourn consisted of Bill McWhorter, Liz Conibear, Steve Goins, John Hegg,
Michelle Tambellini, Diane Jeffcott and Sam Miller (leader).