2018 Perseid Meteor Shower, Sequoia National Park. UHD

[embed width='800' height='600']https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HLSfsw9T_NU[/embed] 2018 Perseid Meteor Shower from Miter Basin in the remote southeast corner of the park. This was the best year for the Perseids since 2015. My annual August 10 day backpack is ....

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Giant Sequoia Trees – Interesting Facts and Magnificent Photos

[embed width='800' height='600']https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0o-8ZQL4RRU[/embed] GIANT SEQUOIA might be the largest organism in the world, no one really knows for sure. But it’s for sure the largest “single tree”, and can be close to 100 m tall. ....

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Rae Lakes Loop – Vidette Meadows in Sequoia Natl Park

[embed width='800' height='600']https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lUISKKnMgWM[/embed] Backpacking in Sequoia National Park on a stormy weekend brought us snow on the Rae Lakes Loop. Turned back since we would be able to get over the pass. Beautiful snow though! ....

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