On the way to Bumpass Hell I was treated to this awesome view of Lassen Peak.
The path to hell is...
The trail to Bumpass Hell feels like hiking the rim of the world.
Termal activity has created a sort of crater scape where mineral pools dot the landscape.
Bumpass Hell Pools
The Bumpass Hell trail as it winds pass steaming pools.
Tunnel To Hell
Sulfuric gases rise from deep within the earth at Bumpass Hell.
She's Gonna Blow
One of many vents at Bumpass Hell, this one looks like a mini volcano ready to blow any minute.
The End Of The Trail
The End of the Bumpass Hell trail. You wouldn't expect to find a turquois pool surrounded by forest in the middle of this desolate place, yet here it is.
Lavender Fields Forever
The sun starts to set behind the mountain as I head back up the trail out of Bumpass Hell, Lassen National Park.
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