How I spent my Saturday... Dial-Up Warning. Sorry Folks!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by theOEGBman, Sep 7, 2008.

  1. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Songster

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    Well,

    My sister, her friend, my brother and myself all planned a trip to Rainbow Pools. For folks not familiar with RP, its pretty much a big pond with a waterfall, big rocks and yeah, that's it, haha. But you jump off the rocks into the water and what not, and just have a great time. Being the chicken I am, I didnt jump, so I took photos. We left our doritos on our ice chest and went across the pond, and the next time we knew we had half a dozen squirrels digging through our bag of chips! So instead of scaring them off I took pics! haha. Then from out of no where, my sister's buddy decided to drive on to Yosemite National Park! I love Yosemite, and have only been one other time. So we had an awesome Saturday!

    *It was real tough picking through these pics guys! lol.*


    Rainbow Pools...

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    My brother jumping...

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    Stream leading to the main waterfall...

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    Demon Squirrels!

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    On down to Yosemite...

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    Sister's friend trying to pick up a giant rock! lol

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    Bridalveil Falls, more like a trickle if you ask me. [​IMG]

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    El Capitan and Half Dome out there somewhere, I believe...

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    Poor shot of Half Dome...

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    El Capitan, I believe...

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    And my favorite shot of the day...

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    Sorry for all of the photos folks! Its really difficult to pick and choose, and I took over 100 pictures today. I hope you enjoy them!
     
  2. lilshadow

    lilshadow Songster

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    Beautiful pictures. It looks very pretty there.
     
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I spent time in Central CA one summer, Fresno, Chowchilla, Los Banos, Modesto... where is this rainbow pool? Can't believe I missed it!
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    Beautiful place, Jordan. Makes me want to take a trip out west-havent been back since we left Utah when DH retired from the AF in 1994.
     
  5. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

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    Gorgeous pictures!
     
  6. FisherMOM

    FisherMOM Songster

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    What an AWESOME way to spend a Saturday!!!!! It's beautiful!
     
  7. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

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    And where are you Jordan?! [​IMG] I'm always behind the lens too-nice shots~
     
  8. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member 10 Years

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    I love our country... Such beauty and variety! [​IMG] Thank you for sharing your pics.
     
  9. cluckychick

    cluckychick Songster

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    Sounds like you had an awesome Birthday!! Those are great pictures, I love mountains [​IMG]
     
  10. Pupsnpullets

    Pupsnpullets Songster

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    I wanna go! I wanna go!!
     

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