Inspiration Point and Easter Rock
Beyond Alpine Tavern, there were a number of activities to participate in, on top of Mount Lowe. This great shot looking east shows the Inspiration Point Ramada on the right, the beginning of the One Man and a Mule Railway (O.M. & M.) in the middle, which began in 1917, and the flagpole from a different angle. Easter Rock is up the trail going to the left.
Just a short walk from Alpine Tavern is Inspiration Point, which was completed in 1925. The Ramada is still there along with the original viewing tubes to locate different parts of the southland through these steel peepholes. The flagpole is also still there, although rusted and lying down in the brush.
Easter Rock where Sunday sunrise Easter services were held for many years. Although the rock is still mostly there after years of decay, the plaque is long since gone. One can still see the outline where the granite had been chiseled to receive the plaque.