Glaciers in volcanic areas like Iceland aren't as pristine as the one at Lake Louise, for instance, and they're receding, as are ours, but people like my intrepid photographer are still climbing them.
Top, the glacier. Above, Dick at the glacier. Note the ice axe.
Dick's feet with crampons on.
Below, the guide demonstrates the use of ice axe and crampons. The ice axe is probably not to be used as demonstrated by the above-mentioned intrepid photographer.
Late March/early April, 2014. Richard Schear photos.Sharing
with Our World Tuesday