Westin Monache Resort Mammoth
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Travel Blogs from Mammoth Lakes
... visited Erik Schat's Bakery, which is as old as the town itself. Was a unique little store that contained every possible baked item that you can imagine. Was very very popular too!
Next stop, Mammoth. As we climbed in altitude the yellows and oranges of the leaves became more apparent, so too the snow capped peaks that were getting closer! Wasn't nearly as cold as the ...
... the top, as a permit is required. With the calf muscles still screaming from the San Fran hills we slowly and steadily took on the trail. It took us approx 3.5hr round trip to make it to the top of Vernal Falls and then up to Nevada Falls. This trail was quiet strenuous as we gained 1,900 feet in elevation throughout the section we hiked. This trail offered stunning ...
... saw a turnout and started telling him to get to the turnout, thats all he had to do. At this point, my laughter turned into tears. I was in such a state, I uncontrollably sobbed for a while after Jason pulled over. Looking back I have no idea why I got into that state. All I could think of was that I had been so tense driving that it had to come out somehow!? Who knows. All I knew after this, was that I had ...
... on their own in the middle of the vastness rather surrounded by other empty buildings. Empty buildings are more liable to ghosts. Unfortunately you can't go into most of the buildings but you can see through the windows of the houses and shops and peer at the remnants of lives and the possessions that were left behind. Gary could have spent the entire day here roaming with his camera; in that morning he took 90 photographs.
... out for a very nice Thai meal at 'Thaid-up' a local eatery with really nice authentic Thai food. We were beat, so after dinner we headed back to the hotel to catch up on emails and to recharge ourselves and the batteries of the camera. We watched the replay of the Holland-Cameroon game.
Tomorrow we head out to Zion national park, an 8 hour drive. We don't know if we will get that far but we'll see ...