The starting place for a 6 day trek through the high sierras. We got to the far shore by boat, and walked from there.
Looking west over Florence lake
The Hermit at the southern end of evolution valley
Upper evolution lake
at the top of the golden staircase. One of the last segments of the JMT to be completed.
It is hard to grasp the proportion of this land.
descending into King's Canyon
moonset on approach to evolution valley