I returned to the spot where I watched Mt St Helens erupt so many years ago. See it through the haze. enlarge
Saturday, August 1, 2020
45.5215156, -122.7346015 Mount Calvary Cemetery Location Details 45.5193957, -122.7350736 BOUNDARY 45.5185943, -122.7380036 BOUNDARY 45.5228499, -122.7301774
I headed north by motorcycle, found a backroad to a high point outside of Amboy. Helicopters were operating out of the clearing.
Forest Service spotting aircraft radio was monitored from pickup trucks stationed here. A pilot's voice trembled as large rocks pelted the wings.