Monthly Archives: August 2012

Rush Creek hike

Yesterday was the most grueling adventure of my entire time in Mammoth. It involved a hike up Rush Creek from Silver Lake. Silver Lake Resort is my favorite place in the area, it is a resort established in 1916 and … Continue reading

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Little Lakes Valley – Rock Creek

Last week the weather was nice so I drove to Tom’s Place to load up on breakfast before attempting a hike to Little Lakes Valley. This is a popular hike due to the easy trail with little elevation gain to … Continue reading

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Laurel Lakes Hike

Today I hiked up to Laurel Lakes at my fellow Camp Host Ron’s recommendation. There are some negatives about this hike which is why I haven’t attempted it before now. For one, you can actually drive there! Of course you … Continue reading

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Mildred Lake hike

Yesterday on the advice of my co-worker Ron I decided to hike up Convict Creek to Mildred Lake. I started at 8:30 but soon found out that an earlier start would have been better because there was no shade on … Continue reading

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Family visit

Last week my brother Doug and his sons Tyler and Connor came by to see me. They stayed in the Devil’s Postpile area because it was one area they hadn’t seen much of before. I suggested that we try the … Continue reading

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