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... were a few workers-people dressed in period costumes-but there wasn't much to see or do. We did get some ice cream and sasparilla! Then we swam at the hotel, ordered pizza and slept from 8pm-6am! Then we are a delicious breakfast at the hotel. You know it's good when Olivia's comment is "I feel like I'm eating at neannie and papa's!" We left Sonora by 8 this morning to head to Yosemite. So far the scenery reminds of us the arid parts of ...
... very quaint.
Remnants of the Gold rush era I believe.
Our journey was slowed down by 15 mins due to a rock slide on the other side of the narrow highway, but we arrived near the visitors centre approx 2hr 45 mins from departure time.
But first things first folks.
We then explored the museum, watching very interesting documentaries on the North American Indian tribe who lives there ...
... the way. We agreed to the conditions and headed up the road stopping whenever we felt like doing so for photos, just like everyone else.
The road eventually climbed through Tioga Pass at 9 945 feet or 3 031 metres with fresh snow and temperatures below 10º C, then dropped onto the high desert beyond the park and landed us in the village of Bridgeport on Highway 395. Bridgeport is a support base for summer outdoor activities in the National ...
... Pool. I was expecting something along the lines of Agawa Bay, where we were the only people in the area and we could chill out with nature (to sound like a complete hippy!) but it was chockablock with families and teenagers which was a bit disappointing. The pool itself was lovely, although the water was freezing! I braved the pool and used the rocks to pull myself around to where the others had swam to. Some of the people around the pool ...
It would be easy to describe this day as unremarkable, and other than more great roads, an almost 10,000 foot pass over the Sierra Nevadas, and an excursion up Yosemite Valley it was.
In spite its relative proximity to Washington, somehow I've never visited Yosemite before today. With all due respect to Ansel Adams, until you've seen it in person ...