March 28, 2014
Merced River Trail
Total Distance: 4 miles
It was mid-morning when I parked the car near the Merced River. The day before it had rained, but the weather was clear and sunny for our hike. Joining me were my sister-in-law, Maria; and my dog, Ginger. Continue reading →
March 23, 2014
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.
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 →