Thursday, August 03, 2006

Mokelumne Wilderness

After church on Sunday, Bruce and I took a hike in my favorite wilderness area called Mokelumne Wilderness. Our goal was Winnemucca Lake, through the most wonderful wildflowers. This area is known for its profusion of flowers and we were not disappointed.


This is Round Top Mountain and is about 10,400ft. high.


Our first stop was Frog Lake. Lake of perpetual wind.


Sitting in the garden.



We get closer to Round Top Mountain


Surrounded by flowers


Lupine, Indian Paintbrush, Asters, Mountain Phlox, Heather, wild Irises.


Winnemucca Lake, surrounded by granite and patches of snow.


Bruce's favorite part of a hike

7 Comments:

At 7:41 AM, Blogger rebecca said...

Oh! That looks like so much fun!

 
At 12:02 PM, Blogger Kim said...

What breathtaking pictures!

 
At 1:49 PM, Blogger Iris Godfrey said...

Thanks for sharing the photo's -- they are beautiful -- well most of them.

Blessings,
Iris

 
At 5:12 PM, Blogger Daniel said...

I have never seen a mountain in real life. :-(

 
At 6:49 PM, Blogger candyinsierras said...

Daniel...I remember you saying that. Get thee to mountains and ocean! It is sooooo worth it!

 
At 8:33 PM, Blogger missmellifluous said...

Gasp! I dream of walking through wildflowers as you have done!

 
At 8:33 AM, Blogger violet said...

I like!

 

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