Burned and Blackened

November 7, 2018
Ostrander Lake
Total distance walked: 12.4 miles

As we head deeper into fall, I felt an urgency to be on a trail before the roads to the high country close and the trails become snow-covered.  Scrolling through Yosemite National Park’s website, I came upon Ostrander Lake located off of Glacier Point Road at an elevation of 8,500 feet.  I had forgotten that I wanted to hike out there last summer, but the roads and trails were closed due to the Ferguson Fire. Continue reading “Burned and Blackened”