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Fall in June Lake

An October 2003 trip to June Lake by judee0624

The Minarets Photo, June Lake, California More Photos
Quote: We drove from our home in Southern California to June Lake to enjoy a few days at our new timeshare property.

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The Minarets Photo, June Lake, California
The geology of the Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountain Range shows clearly that volcanoes formed the land. On Highway 395 a cinder pile of volcanic ash has not been turned into a tourist stop. It’s not even a viewpoint. The area around it is mostly volcanic rock that the Indians used as art canvases eons ago. The spectacular scenery just north of Bishop shows the mountain range east, bordering Nevada. This is aptly part of the National Scenic Byway network. It was dark when we reached June Lake. The cell phone didn’t work, but we had all the comforts of home. We explored June Lake Loop, which is a road past the lakes just off US395. The fall color on the aspens was breathtaking. It was chilly enough t...Read More

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