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Travel Blogs from Crowley Lake
... with tons of potholes of various sizes to dodge, that took us a good 25 min to arrive the campground from Tioga Pass entrance.
First time to High Sierra, an area most Yosemite visitors do not set foot. 90% of the Park Visitors visit the Valley, but the most beautiful part is reserved for people who love to hike and get away from crowd. Tioga Pass is only open June to Sept, as winter is snow covered. This year it opened early in ...
... attendant who seated us together in an area of only 21 passengers where we had ample leg room and space to stretch out.Flight to Chicago was perfect! However, Chicago to San Franscisco a different story - delayed in the plane on the run way for 2 and hours due to electric storm! This meant an additional wait on arrival in SF runway as the captain awaited a bay! Ride to Sheraton great on shared bus! Hotel in brilliant location, Fisherman's ...
A detailed planning allowed us to stick to our schedules reasonably well. Reasonably ? well that was because of unexpected shopping stops We shopped a lot, bought 4 bags apart from the huge number we were already carrying. Some interesting points I will try ...
... that it doesn't bother me to hike more miles just to bear witness to the sights, sounds, feel, smells, tastes, of such a wonderful place. After climbing about 1000 feet in 4.5 miles, we made it to Cathedral Lakes to camp, where right next to that is Cathedral Peak. Everything is just perfect. Well, except for the mosquitoes. There are too many of them, and they are annoying. I feel so violated by them. Setting up a tent is mandatory to get away from ...
... was swift and thigh deep. I had to ford Bear Creek again in about a mile, so I kept on the chanclas and hiked with them. The trail bottomed out at 8900 ft and began climbing up Bear Ridge, leaving Bear Creek. It began to drizzle at about 5pm and I heard thunder out in the distance. That was good enough reason for me to set camp when I spotted a decent spot looking down into Vermillion Valley and ...
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 $134