Tag Archives: Aspens

Yosemite in November – Waterfalls and Rim Fire

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November 27, 2013 I visited Yosemite National Park last week. As always, the beauty of the park is sublime and I enjoyed two wonderful days of hiking to Vernal, Nevada and Upper Yosemite Falls. I love Yosemite this time of … Continue reading

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My Foliage Fixation – Not All About Aspens, but Pretty Close

October 24, 2013 By now, the Sierra foliage season is winding down, hopefully transitioning to a robust snow season in the mountains before long. With two dry years in a row, California badly needs a strong rainy season which usually … Continue reading

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Autumn Colors’ Greatest Hits – My Favorite Album (sorry Bob Dylan!)

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September 29, 2013 Today I share a gallery of images from the Sierras, a collection of my favorite fall color images. Although I go to the Sierras about once a month, the trip I look most forward to is my … Continue reading

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Don’t Call it Desolate – Desolation Wilderness/Mt. Tallac

August 15, 2013 –   Nearly two months into summer, meteors flying overhead and I’m going through Sierra withdrawals. I usually start going through these at about the 4-week mark. My July visit to Mt. Whitney, the Eastern Sierras and … Continue reading

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Nothing but Flowers (almost) – A Springtime Gallery

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April 16, 2012 Sometimes when I have nothing fresh in the way of photos and adventures, I like to put together a gallery of images to share. As I gear up my Mt. Whitney training, I’ll be out hiking the … Continue reading

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This is why I live here…Autumn Hiking in Northern California

December 18, 2012 Three days until the end of the world (if those nutty Mayans can be believed). I have just enough time for one more hike. And just enough clean underwear to get me through to rapture. There are … Continue reading

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My Reincarnation as a Shrub

Today, a short excerpt from ‘The Mount Whitney Journals’. I’m recovering from minor surgery and it’s driving me a bit crazy to be a semi-invalid.  My highlight for today will be a 4-block walk to the park with a cup … Continue reading

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