Finding God

March 23, 2014
Swinging Bridge
Total Distance:  One mile

During a recent homily given by our priest, he talked about recognizing God’s presence in our lives.  The message spurred a conversation between my husband and me.  We each find God differently, such as on the beach at the ocean, or sitting quietly in prayer.  But we both agree that we find Him always at Yosemite National Park.

South fork of the Merced River.
South fork of the Merced River looking north.

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Where’s the Snow?

February 25, 2014

On this winter day the weather was so mild and sunny in Yosemite National Park that it seemed more like a spring afternoon.  Chris and I were going to hike a trail that is usually good for snowshoeing (except this year): the Rockefeller Grove Trail.  We wanted to see the sugar pines and explore the area for future snowshoeing trips. Continue reading