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A Sit Before Nevada Falls

I sat here and looked around while hydrating before continuing on to Nevada Falls.  Tempted, I did not go for a swim.  Maybe next time, I thought. 22 more words


Yosemite Wrap-Up

If we thought a successful climb of Half Dome was the end of adventure, we were sorely mistaken.  Once we reached the Valley floor, we had the issue of getting back to our cars in Tuolumne Meadows. 2,104 more words

Half Dome Yosemite

Half Dome is one of the many stunning geological features at Yosemite National Park. The dome is a granite formation that sits above the picturesque Yosemite Valley. 898 more words


Another Epic Yosemite Hike

The 4:30 AM alarm gives me flashbacks to my endurance events.  Marathon, half-marathon, triathlon, century — they all begin with the early  morning alarm.  Yet, this morning is not mine alone.   716 more words


Yosemite, A First-Timers Experience

I cannot believe that in my 31 years of living in Northern California that I had never been to Yosemite before (insert monkey-covering-face emoji). Seriously, I live about 3-ish hours away and it’s just somewhere that always seemed to daunting to try and plan a trip to, so I never went. 995 more words


Half Dome from Glacier Point

Glacier Point, elevation 7,214′, overlooks the Yosemite Valley providing a 180 degree panoramic view of the Valley floor over 3000′ below.

In this one-shot image, the Nevada Falls flowing into Vernal Falls below are on the far right, Half Dome dominates the center, and Yosemite Falls and El Capitan are out of the frame at the left.   67 more words



In 2006 I took a Road Trip from San Francisco to New Mexico and back over the course of a month, writing and taking photos all the way. 573 more words