Mount Dana

The Mount Dana trail and the summit disappearing in clouds, Yosemite National Park, California. September 2017.

“Mountains have a way of dealing with overconfidence.” (Hermann Buhl, Austrian mountaineer)

I guess the fact that this post only contains three photos already tells you that something went wrong – Mount Dana is Yosemite’s second highest peak, and a fantastic vista point. When the weather cooperates, that is – and on my hike, it just didn’t.

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Gaylor Lakes black & white

Birth -- Gaylor Lakes, Yosemite NP, California, United States

A few lack & white “bonus” photos from my morning hike to Gaylor Lakes and Granite Lakes in Yosemite National Park. This is also the last post with photos from my recent Yosemite trip, and it’s time to reflect a little bit (below the photo gallery).

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