Month: August 2016

Hiking the Eastern Sierras Part I

One of the main goals this summer is to explore on foot some of the hiking trails in and around the greater Eastern Sierra range.   My first priority was to get familiar with some trails in close proximity to our campground and around the…

Settling in….

I’m not sure what it is about the high desert mountain environment that beckons me, but I love this geographical area.  I’m sure that I must have something in my DNA that attracts me to this harsh yet hauntingly beautiful landscape.  Driving into the…

California Bound

Monday, June 27th We left Glacier NP on Monday, June 27th with three days to travel to our new posting at Oh Ridge Campground in the Inyo National Forest near June Lake, Ca.   I planned a route that would take us through Idaho along…

You’re in CA, not MT?? Part II

On Monday, June 20 we headed up into Glacier NP after filling up on our free KOA breakfast, and stopping at a carwash to scrub both truck and trailer.   At the West Glacier entrance, Jim signed up for his senior pass and we asked…