5 Top Hikes in Yosemite National Park, California

Yosemite is probably my favourite National Park I’ve ever visited in the U.S.A.  There is no place like it, especially in Summer! I have explored much of the Park on numerous visits, several times a year. Here are my top 5 hikes in Yosemite National Park. 1. Four Mile Trail Distance: 4.8 miles one way…

Duck Lake: Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains, California.

Duck lake is a moderately strenuous 7.2 mile out and back hike. It can be both backpacked or day hiked. My advice is to set out early, much of the trail is exposed to the sun and you don’t want to be hiking over the pass in midday sun! If you backpack you have the…

Hilton Lakes: Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains, California.

This is one of my favourite hikes from the Summer of 2016. You can see how beautiful the scenery is from the pictures I took throughout the hike. My Husband and I chose to backpack to Hilton Lakes,although you can definitely day hike up there. Hilton Lakes is an out and back 8.3 miles trail…

Blue Lake: Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains

  My Husband and I discovered the Blue Lake trail last Summer, we very much enjoyed this hike so we hope you will too! I advise to start this trail early to avoid the intense mid-day sun. You can make a day hike of this trail as it is only 5 miles round-trip, however, if…