Sierra Nevada Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Mammoth Lakes
... Bodie has been through many changes but at its peak it had a population of 10,000 people. In the middle of nowhere these hardy folk build a self sufficient community.
We took a fascinating walk through the town with ...
... but apart from that we are struggling to find good places. We have noticed there are definitely a lot of burger and fries joints, whether its from the standard Maccas, Burger King etc, or the diners, cafes etc. Everywhere you look there is burger and fries.
We continued our drive and noticed the cars we were traveling with turned left, while I continued to go straight. I had a hunch they were heading to Yosemite National ...
... real! we drove to the end and back with the rive on one side. The poor little van struggled up and down the hills. We drove to sequioa national park and saw the worlds largest tree which was cool, and then left the next morning to drive to death valley, the hottest place in the world.
So we had been driving about 7 hours when we got to death valley. We drove down the winding roads to the bottom and it was so hot 130 degrees farenheit actually.maybe hotter. And we have no air ...
... for lunch at the shop there but there wasn't a vegetarian option which meant stopping in Yosemite itself.
The drive from Wawona to Yosemite Valley has a scenic viewpoint; often these don't have scenic views but this one is of the classic Ansel Adams view into Yosemite. This is one of those photographs that even if you aren't into photography or Yosemite, you know; I did the first time I saw it. Unfortunately the layby ...
... tickets because the snow conditions were so good. Monday was fantastic - sunshine, great snow, virtually deserted slopes - very different from skiing during the school holidays in Europe!
Tuesday was equally good until midday when Darrell took a tumble and tore a muscle in his abdomen. The pain got worse, so Amanda took him in to the local hospital. (If you do have ...
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