Humphreys Basin, Royce Lakes and Granite Park August 13-18 2015 2

Humphreys Basin, Royce Lakes and Granite Park August 13-18 2015
Thursday August 13, 2015 After our burgers Lisa helped shuttle cars around for the next leg of my trip. First we had to go to North Lake and take Nancy and Rich’s car to Pine creek, where they will be hiking out in four days. Then we had iced coffee, played cribbage and I worked on ...

Cottonwood Lakes to Kearsarge Pass via use and Cross Country Trails. 2

Cottonwood Lakes to Kearsarge Pass via use and Cross Country Trails.
Wednesday August 5, 2015 Cottonwood trailhead 10,000to High lake 11,400 I met Lisa at Onion valley where a shuttle picked us up and drove us to the Cottonwood lakes trailhead. We started hiking at 3pm. Both of our packs, with 8.5 days of food were a little heavy, mine at 31,5 lbs and Lisa’s at ...

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Just Photos

Lembert Dome

Lembert Dome
August 16, 2014 Another beautiful Sierra day. Coffee by the creek, packed lunch and off to Lembert Dome we headed. This is Melissa’s first big Sierra hike after finishing her chemo in April. She was amazing! Here we are enjoying lunch with a view.       On the way back I peeled off for ...

The Wizard’s Cap

The Wizard's Cap
August 15, 2014 It was 36 degrees when I awoke! I bundled up and sipped my coffee on the granite rock. So peaceful. So beautiful. Melissa and I hiked down the river at the edge if the meadow and found an amazingly inviting swimming hole! Just as we were taking off our clothes a man ...