Scenes From Los Alamos Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Climb

Bag pipe players Mike Henry, left, and Molly Kernery, second from left, of the New Mexico Fire and Police Pipes and Drums perform during opening ceremonies this morning at the Los Alamos Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Climb at the Ski Hill. Photo by John McHale/

A crowd joins Los Alamos Firefighters this morning in their memorial climb up the ski hill on the 20th anniversary of 9/11 – to remember and honor the firefighters and others who lost their lives on that tragic day. Photo by John McHale/

Los Alamos Firefighters wore 20 lb. Scott Air-Paks like the ones first responders wore during rescue operations on Sept. 11, 2001. Photo by John McHale/