Sierra Nevada Hiking

Share info and ask questions about great places to hike throughout the Death Valley and adjacent areas!

Re: Sierra Nevada Hiking

Postby cactuspete » Sat Mar 25, 2017 9:08 am

In the Shadow of White Mountain
Excellent documentary! Amazing quality!
User avatar
cactuspete
Ancient Bristlecone
 
Posts: 798
Joined: Mon Oct 01, 2012 11:14 am
Location: The Boonies

Re: Sierra Nevada Hiking

Postby CactusHugger » Wed Mar 29, 2017 7:43 pm

Gobi Desert Dust Helps Califonia Plants Grow
I bet you didn't know that dust from the Gobi Desert makes it all the way to the Sierra Nevadas and is an important source of phosphorus for sequoias and other plants living there!
User avatar
CactusHugger
Ancient Bristlecone
 
Posts: 580
Joined: Mon Oct 08, 2012 10:29 am
Location: The Cactus Patch

Re: Sierra Nevada Hiking

Postby wildrose » Fri Mar 31, 2017 8:55 am

White Mountain Documentary - Thanks for that post! That was a really interesting presentation and having been to the bristlecone grove and many of the other locations mentioned in the film it was particularly relevant.
User avatar
wildrose
Ancient Bristlecone
 
Posts: 805
Joined: Mon Oct 01, 2012 10:41 pm
Location: middle of nowhere

Re: Sierra Nevada Hiking

Postby cactuspete » Tue Apr 04, 2017 8:51 am

wildrose: Thanks! It's the best documentary I've seen in a while. The camera work was excellent and the information presented held my interest all the way through. There were a couple spots where the script seemed to be poorly worded and a couple words seemed to have been mispronounced despite the famous narrator. But those were minor details, easily overlooked.
User avatar
cactuspete
Ancient Bristlecone
 
Posts: 798
Joined: Mon Oct 01, 2012 11:14 am
Location: The Boonies

Re: Sierra Nevada Hiking

Postby panamint_patty » Tue Jul 04, 2017 7:15 am

Backpacking the John Muir Trail through the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California
This video makes it look so easy and effortless.
User avatar
panamint_patty
Ancient Bristlecone
 
Posts: 647
Joined: Mon Oct 01, 2012 1:23 pm
Location: T-Town

Previous

Return to Hiking and Exploring

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron