National Geographic : 1953 Jul
105 "Come and Get 'Em !" Pancakes Hot Off the Griddle + Luxuries stay behind for high ascents. Packs, reduced to a minimum, weigh no more than 50 pounds. Some climbers carry light weight tents, for mountain weather may sud denly change clear skies into blinding snow. Cook Walter Gonnason here flips a pancake for a fellow camper at Glacier Peak. f Dense stands of fir and hemlock provide ample firewood on lower slopes. Above tim ber line, mountaineers depend on gasoline heaters. Dee Molenaar uses a Coleman stove to melt snow for tea. + Northwest's lofty peaks ring Puget Sound.