Annual Backpacking Trip to Yosemite -- August 2010Yosemite

Day 2, August 13. Liz and I drove down to Yosemite Valley and on to the Mariposa Grove at the south end of the park.

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Big crowds at the California Tunnel Tree, one of the original drive-through-trees, which is now a walk-through-tree
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Farther up the trail, the trees grow fat and tail while the crowds grow small
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To any the question, yes, bears do do it in the woods
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Roadkill pine martin
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Bridalveil Falls and the Leaning Tower
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Grizzly Giant in the Mariposa Grove
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Liz eating lunch with friends at the Mariposa Grove Museum
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Common Raven
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California Ground Squirrel

Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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