Travel Blogs from Crowley Lake
4am wake-up call today as we are supposed to be going hot air ballooning over Vegas. Weather is still not good and parts of Vegas are flooding but we are still hopeful. We eventually hear that the flight is canceled as there are storms moving through - all a bit disappointed. What do you do in Vegas if it rains, you shop. Three of us head out to an outlet shopping mall while the other three head to Ross Dress for Less - ...
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Special thanks to Felix the Goose, who helped Alex carry lots of load - the 3 people tent, and bulky, non-negotiable bear canister required for all Yosemite backpackers. If you ever wonder what a bear canister is for, ok, it's for "deterring" the bear from getting to your food/trash/anything giving out scents. Those black bears are known for looking for food around where human beings are. The bear canister is ...
... We landed at SFO at 1:30 in afternoon. SFO offers a huge array of hotels, choose as per your budgets, Don't book breakfast in hotels, it is nothing more than coffee and muffins. There are any number of cafes and breakfast restaurants in SFO for all tastes and ...
... a large lake with impressive lakeside views. Fishing is fantastic here. Every trout season opening draws up to 10,000 anglers in search of trophy Brown Trout. The record is 28 pounds with most averaging over 3 pounds!. We have never fished Crowley without catching large trout. This time we caught only one sizable Brown, but it was big enough to feed the 4 of us for dinner.
The next day we tried June lake which is Roz and my favorite. We ...
Friday, June 19, 2015. PCT day 61. Mile 933.3 Camping last night at Garnett Lake on the JMT, we had 3 miles or so before where the JMT and the PCT reconnect at Thousand Island Lake. We left camp by 8:30 am and took it easy. Ray is in good shape and is having no problem keeping up. Pete was a little slower but was getting it done with no complaints. Smoke from nearby fires was ...
Other places to stay in Crowley Lake
3236 Main St, Crowley Lake | 3 star hotelfrom $145
- Mammoth Lakes Holiday Inn
- Good Standard Holiday Inn
- Great hotel in the middle of town
Meadow Lane, Crowley Lake | Hotelfrom $140
Sierra Nevada Rd, Crowley Lake | Hotelfrom $88
Arrowhead Lane, Crowley Lake | Hotelfrom $118
1914 Meridian Boulevard, Crowley Lake | Hotelfrom $182