Stanislaus NF

6:58 p.m. on July 21, 2017 (EDT)
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High above Cherry Creek Canyon in the Stanislaus NF, was up there a few days ago. Bee-utiful granite up there!


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8:10 a.m. on July 22, 2017 (EDT)
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Very pretty view, JR! Thanks for sharing this.

1:21 p.m. on July 22, 2017 (EDT)
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Great background. How long were you out there?

12:45 p.m. on July 23, 2017 (EDT)
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Three days for Cherry Creek and over to Kibbie Lake. Spent several more days in other areas nearby and just getting back today. A few more photos...

Cherry Creek is a world-class whitewater kayaking chute, though we were there for the granite, views and seclusion.

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Then to Kibbie Lake:
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12:48 p.m. on July 23, 2017 (EDT)
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Nice trip JR...did you use dispersed camping?

5:53 p.m. on July 23, 2017 (EDT)
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Oh yeah ... mostly off trail as well.

7:53 a.m. on July 24, 2017 (EDT)
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Fantastic shots...being added to my really long list of spots to go.  I may not get to all of them but don't like to forget just in case!

11:15 a.m. on July 27, 2017 (EDT)
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Where did you start from??  We spent a week in the Emigrant last June, Kennedy to Crabtree, stunningly beautiful!!

8:38 p.m. on July 27, 2017 (EDT)
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We wanted to start from the Shingle Spring trailhead but the road to it was closed (and for no apparent reason). So we started at the Lake Eleanor trailhead, just a little past crossing the Cherry Creek dam. Added about 2.5 miles and 1,400 ft additional climb for day 1.

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