Final Series of Switchbacks

Trail Thoughts and Musings

Finally the trail reaches the level of the treetops. Although it still clings to the canyon wall, the viewpoints have disappeared to be replaced by the forest canopy. The lush green of the trees is a welcome change from the stark granite that predominated the hike from the top of Vernal Falls to this point.

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Last updated April 3, 1998.
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