Black Elk Peak

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05/29/12
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07/12/17

Both times via the Sylvan Lake Trail. 2012 was solo; 2017 was with family. In 2017 we took the return route via Little Devils Tower which was a fun little miniature scramble with beautiful views of Black Elk Peak. Not many places I know of where you can get such a panoramic view of the mountain you just ascended; may as well take it.