I could hear a woodpecker as soon as I got out of the car, and following directions from Sarah Swanson, I easily located the nest area.
Yay lifer! They seemed pretty annoyed with our presence so we moved on quickly. We hiked back through the campground and followed random trails, eventually making a big loop. Highlights were a Barrow's Goldeneye with five ducklings on the lake and Hermit Warblers everywhere. A couple of Pine Siskins were snacking on leftovers on one of the campsite grills.
I stopped by Little Crater Lake on the way back...
That's about it for the week.... I've leave you with this guy: