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July In The Eastern Sierras Part I

Despite lava-like mud flows across I-14 trying to keep us from getting back home we made it last night in one piece, and even got to enjoy a late afternoon thunderstorm.  Two batches of pictures for you, the first is … Continue reading

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Lee Vining Creek

I always have a soft spot for restoration areas so Lee Vining Creek near Mono Lake was a nice treat for our second hike.  In 1954 a fire destroyed much of the area surrounding the creek.  Floods then came in … Continue reading

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