You could walk right up to them if you were willing to chance a very steep trail.
Taken Thursday, August 20, 2009, 11:07:23AM.
Original image size: 2592x3888, 1.4Mb
Technical details: Canon EOS 40D, 1/100s@ F11, ISO 100, 15mm f/2.8 Fisheye (24mm equiv)
PS CS2 5200:5, 0.5:20:50:25:30, RC-30, USM 10:200 20:2