360° VR Panoramas of Kings Canyon, Sequoia and the Southern Sierra
The Lloyd Meadow Road
Paralleling the Kern River north from Johnsondale, Giant Sequoia National Monument, California


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Jeffrey pine forest with mountain misery

Jeffrey pine forest with mountain misery

An open forest of Jeffrey pine and black oak with groundcover of mountain misery

Forks of the Kern Trailhead, Giant Sequoia National Monument, California

Date photographed: August 15, 2012
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Camping with my van at Forks of Kern

Camping with my van at Forks of Kern

My second-to-last night camping with the trusty old Chevy Astro van, veteran of road trips from Cabo to Deadhorse

Forks of the Kern Trailhead, Giant Sequoia National Monument, California

Date photographed: August 15, 2012
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The Needles from below

The Needles from below

The Needles, granite spires on the Western Divide, from near Peppermint Creek to the east

Giant Sequoia National Monument, California

Date photographed: August 15, 2012
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Lloyd Meadow Road above the Kern River Gorge

Lloyd Meadow Road above the Kern River Gorge

The Lloyd Meadow Road squeezes between the Needles and the Kern River Gorge

Giant Sequoia National Monument, California

Date photographed: August 16, 2012
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Kern River Gorge viewpoint

Kern River Gorge viewpoint

On a rock outcrop high above the Kern River Gorge

Lloyd Meadow Road, Giant Sequoia National Monument, California

Date photographed: August 16, 2012
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Sand Hill Ridge on the Kern River

Sand Hill Ridge on the Kern River

Sand Hill Ridge above the Kern River

Lloyd Meadow Road, Giant Sequoia National Monument, California

Date photographed: August 16, 2012
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