Tag Archives: California

  1. Carrizo Plain National Monument, CA -The Bloom Was Super Enough!

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    July 17, 2016 by Deb W. Trotter

    All the talk this spring was of the “super bloom” in Death Valley National Park.  After several years of drought …
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  2. Pinnacles National Park, CA – C is for Condors

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    March 29, 2016 by Deb W. Trotter

    Earlier this month we made our second visit to Pinnacles National Park.  California was being drenched by much-needed rainstorms, but …
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  3. Yosemite National Park, CA – Getting to North Dome

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    September 24, 2015 by Deb W. Trotter

    Starting an 8.8 mile round trip hike at 1:30 in the afternoon might seem ill-advised.  But it was almost the …
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  4. Lassen Volcanic National Park, CA – Autumn Reflections

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    September 2, 2014 by Deb W. Trotter

    The Park is getting ready for winter. You can smell it in the air, you can hear it in the …
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  5. Yosemite National Park, CA – December Reflections

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    December 16, 2013 by Deb W. Trotter

  6. Sequoia National Park, CA – More Than Just Giant Trees

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    December 2, 2013 by Deb W. Trotter

    On our first visit to Sequoia National Park last month, we of course checked out the big trees, and I …
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  7. Lassen Volcanic National Park, CA – Early May, 2013

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    May 13, 2013 by Deb W. Trotter

    Lassen Peak still dozes under its winter white sheet, but springtime is waking up the rest of the Park. There …
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