Other names: Matilija Poppy, Fried Egg Plant, Calfornia Tree Poppy
The Big Glisade
Little Lakes Valley
2011 was an exceptiionally high snow year. This was taken in June. The Hourglass Couloir is just to the right of the peak in the center. I was on my way back after glisading down from the top of the couloir.
The Tuolomne River is overflowing it banks. This was taken in the heavy snow/high water year of 2011.
The View from Here
Looking down in the Cherry Creek area from near Big Lakes in the Emigrant Wilderness.
The sun hits these trees on a small lake in the Emigrant Wilderness.
Last Light on Lake
Trees in Snow
A high snow year, left snow everywhere in June, about 10,000 feet in the Sierra Moutnains.
Little Lakes Valley in June of 2011 was deep in snow.