El Mono Motel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsEl Mono Motel Lee Vining
Camere pulite anche se un po' piccole, per il resto non è affatto male, loro sono gentili e disponibili.
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We camped out a couple hours outside of Yosemite National Park and got up early to go hiking today. We stayed in a campsite where there were literally planes, trains, and automobiles making loud noises the entire night. Oh well... This trip is more exciting than sleep. Yosemite was gorgeous! We hiked up to the ...
We stayed right on the eastern edge of Nevada last night, just across the time zone into Pacific Time. So, we woke up around 5:00 am PT, and hit the road just after 6:00 am.
We traveled diagonally across Nevada for 420 miles. That is a big state! For the first 100 miles, we probably saw 8 cars and nothing else. We took mainly back roads and had ...
The entrance to Yosemite was similar to that of Sequoia, but on a bigger scale. There was a lot more traffic, and even though we had got their relatively early, it was very busy. On arriving we asked the ranger if they had any spaces for that night, which he chuckled at, and said no. Not taking that for an answer we followed a small sign for park reservations, a tiny little hut at the end of a 10 minute drive through a village within the park. We asked ...
... these oddities be seen.
We hiked a plugged crater and discovered lots of obsidian and pumice rock. At another location we found a hunk of obsidian taller than Dex. Unfortunately, it was too big to bring home with us! To round the day out, we managed to find 7 geocaches.
Just gotta love this country!!!
Despite how keen we were to see the highlights of Yosemite National Park, getting up for the 6:10 am pick up was a bit of a struggle, however, once on the mini coach we never looked back. The drive up to Yosemite was 4 hours, which actually went by pretty quickly. The driver was very knowledgeable about local history, economy, geology and conservation. Here's a few of the things we learned: During the Gold Rush ...