California 2011 travel blog

Lake Tahoe

Kings Beach

Olympic Village at Squaw Valley

Conference Center

Squaw Creek

Tree on the Rock

many squirrels, some murmels :-(foto damaged), but no bears, yet...

flowers, flowers, flowers...

Shirely Lake

getting dark already...

Finally I'm up in the Rocky Mountains, at Squaw Valley near Lake Tahoe, surrounded by beautiful nature, doing Physics in the lecture hall... Wednesday afternoon was time for excursions, I climbed some of the hills around here to get up to the "High Camp". Unfortunately, due to an SD-card error I lost many nice pictures, but I went up the Shirley Canyon Friday evening to be able to show you some impressions. However, I have to admit that the original beauty of this region was already highly affected by the massive (skiing) tourism...

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