Lake View Lodge
Travel Blogs from Lee Vining
As soon as we got out of the desert and drove direction to Lee Vining, the scenery changed to greenish again and luckily there was some proper temperature too. :)
We stayed a little outside of the national park over the night because almost every accommodation was booked out in the park itself even the little towns around the park almost had no …
This is a must see if you're in the area. It is a little known gem.
We woke up just before Debra was leaving for work, we sat and had a cup of coffee with her and said our goodbyes and thanked her for her hospitality. We packed up the car AGAIN, (this is getting old) and ventured back to Lake Tahoe. We had booked a day on the lake fishing. We stopped to have a lunch at McDonalds, this is what Joel vowed not to do …
We set off from Death Valley at around 8.30am, before the heat set in. On the way we stopped to check out sand dunes of Death Valley. The sand was quite hot. We then drove through Lone Pine where the Alabama Hills are situated. These hills are quite famous as they have featured in many western movies, such as "How the West Was Won". We arrived at …
... 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!!!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Very rundown, look for something nicer. The older gentleman at the desk spoke very little English.
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