Safely back in the hut, we listened in as the hut keepers gathered around the front desk and swapped stories. The crews live in high-altitude lodge for the summer, rotating time on and off the mountain. Most are in between semesters, or recently out of college, and it seems a good way to spend a summer or to plan the next stage of life.
(Photos and story by T.S. Amarasiriwardena/Boston.com Staff)