The Village Lodge
Travel Blogs from Mammoth Lakes
... I ate when I was in town, and the pita pit right before hand. The free trolley rides, and that there was a free reggae fest this upcoming weekend. Slowly but surly I climbed my way out of the trap of the city and back into the mountains.
Though if was a short day, I sat down exhausted for awhile before, cooking up a huge dinner and watching the nights entertainment unfold. Across from me Alan and Oriana were having a ...
... When we got to the park, we drove up to Hetch Hetchy and looked at the dam. The dam supplies San Francisco with 20-30 percent of its water and its all gravity fed from about 150 miles away! We arrived at our campsite a little later and set up camp. There's about 80 campsites and everyone of them seems full. We set up, cooked dinner, and went to bed. I'm excited to start sleeping in the tent again, I just wish people would respect the quiet ...
... these were only 10 or 12 bucks, I found it a bargain. Whether I've become a more efficient and independent camper, or whether I have just lowered my standards (perhaps both), I refuse to pay this when it is national forest land and I know I can find a spot off an access road out in the trees for free. And I did. Off of the entrance road to the campground, I found an access road that followed some ...
... tires but it probably took us 30 minutes to get it done right. With the chains on we were limited to about 20 mph but we slowly made it. At some points it was snowing so much and the wind was so bad we had some white outs. I didn't have the address of The Village and my AT&T service was out so we had no way of finding the ...
... late 19th century. Worth looking up the story of why it's called death valley on http://www.nps.gov/deva/
We then carried on driving; me in the drivers seat for a change and did our ascent into the mountains which was scary especially with me driving. We went up over 3500 feet and then had to change over again to let Paul take over the reigns. The views were stunning. The more north we went the greener it got and ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center