The First Steps
A hike to the top of Ben A'an begins here.
Ferns and Streams
Ferns line a small stream along the hiking path to the top of Ben A'an.
The forest at the bottom is filled with large mushrooms.
Above the Tree Line
Above the tree line, the rocky flank of Ben A'an is carpeted with ferns, heather, and other low vegetation.
Top of Ben A'an
Reaching the top of Ben A'an is difficult, but worth the effort.
Travis Brown of St. Louis reached the top of Ben A'an first.
Near the Top
Near the top of Ben A'an, most vegetation gives way to rock.
Ferns at Ben A'an
The flank of Ben A'an is carpeted with ferns.
Rocks, Trees, Ferns and Streams
Hiking to the top of Ben A'an is rewarded with scenes like this one.