Cow Parsnip (Heracleum maximum) blossoms. (Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)
Archive for May, 2012
John Paul Chaufan Field, the hiker missing in the Kibbie Lake area of Yosemite National Park, has been found safe and is reported to be in good condition. Chaufan Field was spotted by the park’s contract helicopter at approximately 3:15 p.m. yesterday afternoon near Edith Lake, approximately five miles east of Kibbie Lake, the point [...]
Just a reminder that there is a $500 fine for picking or collecting flowers in Yosemite National Park. Even fallen flowers.(Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)
If you were in the Kibbie Lake area you can help find a missing hiker who is overdue. Yosemite National Park is searching for John Paul Chaufan Field, 22 years old, a college student who is attending the University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC). Chaufan Field was last seen near Kibbie Lake in the [...]
Because I had to work, I could not go to any really cool spots like Mono Lake, Reno, or Tuolumne Meadows for the Eclipse. And because I didn’t have a variable neutral density filter, I couldn’t take any shots of the eclipse itself! But since I work at Glacier Point in Yosemite, I did have [...]
This is soo cool! One of my favorite musicians from the 1980’s, Billy Idol was in Yosemite.
Check out this really cool composite image of yesterdays eclipse by Kristal Leonard.
Grasses, mosses, lichens and flowers flourish on a wet granite ledge.(Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)
While I’m no plant expert, I think this is a member of the sedum family.(Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)