Emerald Bay – Tahoe

Skunk Harbor This stretch of the Tahoe coast is a mile from the nearest highway. A hike or bike ride down an old fire road will take you to one main cove and several smaller coves. Though the area is popular as an anchorage for boats, weekdays can offer solitude. If other beachgoers are present, …

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Above Lake Tahoe

The Sierra Nevada and Carson range rise thousands of feet above the shores, framing the blue lake with a chain of deep green forest and jagged granite peaks.

Fannette Island – Emerald Bay Lake Tahoe

Fannette is the only island to be found in all of Lake Tahoe. … The tea house has been vandalized in recent years and today only the stone shell …

Emerald Bay – Lake Tahoe

This is the view from a road that goes completely around the lake… Emerald Bay State Park is a state park of California in the United States, centered on Lake Tahoe’s Emerald Bay, a National Natural Landmark.

Crater Lake National Park – Snow in July

Crater Lake National Park – Snow in July What do you put in the water to make it so blue? Nothing! The water is so blue because there is hardly anything else in it – just water. It’s not pure water, but it’s close. We’ve all seen the colors in a rainbow when normal white …

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Crater Lake National Park – Oregon

Crater Lake National Park – Oregon Crater Lake National Park is in the Cascade Mountains of southern Oregon. It’s known for its namesake Crater Lake, formed by the now-collapsed volcano, Mount Mazama. Wizard Island is a cinder cone near the western edge of the lake. The Rim Drive, a road surrounding the lake, offers views …

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Crater Lake – Wizard Island Oregon

Crater Lake – Wizard Island Oregon   Wizard Island is a volcanic cinder cone which forms an island at the west end of Crater Lake in Crater Lake National Park, Oregon. The top of the island reaches 6,933 feet above sea level, about 755 feet above the average surface of the lake

Gwennie & Radar in Oregon

Gwennie & Radar in Oregon Trail Buddies Gwennie (@Gwennie.Merle.Girl) Radar (@RadarACD) “Radar_BlindcattleDog” on Instagram check thes puppies out on Facebook…they go everywhere we do 🙂

Wild Iris – Oregon

Wild Iris – Oregon A beautiful native grass iris, growing 1-2’ tall. Oregon Iris, as the name suggests is at home in the Willamette Valley, Oregon. It is also found scattered across western Washington and northern California. (I need to plant some of these)

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