Category Archives: Nature

The Lilacs of Lee Vining

May is lilac season in Lee Vining. Until last year and this, I had not visited Lee Vining in mid-May, and I had not noticed that there are hundreds of lilacs all over town—in front yards, back yards, along fences … Continue reading

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Not Enough Yosemite

I’ve decided that there really aren’t enough pictures of Yosemite Valley on the internet, so to help remedy that situation, here are a few more. Earlier this month, the day after planting some trees outside the park, I made a … Continue reading

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Planting Pines after the Rim Fire

Four and a half years ago (in August 2013) the Rim Fire burned 402 square miles of the central Sierra Nevada, mostly in Stanislaus National Forest and Yosemite National Park. In recent years much effort has gone into planting trees … Continue reading

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