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Re: TR: Sounthern Emigrant 7/6-7/8/2016

Postby squirrel » Wed Jul 13, 2016 11:37 am

I'll add my thanks for the detailed report. I'm heading to this area tomorrow so I certainly appreciate it.

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Re: TR: Sounthern Emigrant 7/6-7/8/2016

Postby MountainMinstrel » Wed Jul 13, 2016 12:31 pm

Have fun squirrel, take the deet you'll probably still need it in the forested areas.
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Re: TR: Sounthern Emigrant 7/6-7/8/2016

Postby justm » Wed Jul 13, 2016 5:53 pm

Great pics, yes you definitely need more time for that area.
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Re: TR: Sounthern Emigrant 7/6-7/8/2016

Postby Carne_DelMuerto » Thu Jul 14, 2016 7:56 am

Thanks for the report. I hiked this area a few years back and enjoyed it immensely. Even saw a pair of Bald Eagles at Pingeee Lake.

The sheer amount of exposed granite is breathtaking. I believe it was balzaccom who called this area "the bones of the world" (or something like that).
Wonder is rock and water and the life that lives in-between.
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Re: TR: Sounthern Emigrant 7/6-7/8/2016

Postby balzaccom » Thu Jul 14, 2016 8:18 am

Yep. Bones of the Earth. Very cool place.

And this past week, we saw a bald eagle at Emigrant Lake....

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