First Day of Summer

June 21, 2012
Spillway Lake
Total distance:  8.7 miles

To start the summer off, I drove to the high country of Yosemite National Park for a solo day hike.  I learned of Spillway Lake by reading someone else’s hiking notes on-line.  Armed with a map and memory of the notes, I headed out to the lake.  The trailhead  was at an elevation of 9700 feet and continued to gently incline by 800 feet.

The trail.
The trail.

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