Bristlecone Pine Forest

ShareTweet After a little bit of sleep in the car up by the Patriarch Grove at the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest the sun started to beam down through the windows of the car and started to bring the body back to consciousness.  The frigid air helped to speed up the wakeup process as well.  It […]

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ShareTweet After mulling over a side trip from Mammoth Mountain, I figured I’d head down to the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest Near Big Pine, California, swing by Lone Pine California and the Alabama Hills and then pop down to Death Valley, stop by Scotty’s Castle (at least) and then make it back to Mammoth Mountain […]

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ShareTweet When you want to take a trip on the cheap to Lone Pine, Mt. Whitney or even Big Pine California there is a fantastic hostel in Lone Pine at the base of Mt. Whitney Portal road.  It’s called the Whitney Portal Hostel.  A bunk in a room starts at $25.00 including taxes (as of […]

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ShareTweet If you’ve driven all the way up to the Schulman Grove in Big Pine, California then it has taken you about an hour to get up to the grove from California Highway 395 plus whatever time it took to get to the turnoff.  The Methuselah Grove trail in the Schulman Grove area of the […]

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ShareTweet The Bristlecone Pine forest is one of the most amazing sights and hikes you will find in California.  It’s off the beaten path and requires a 23 mile drive off of Highway 395 in California to get up to the Schulman Grove which is the lower and very scenic area in the Bristlecone Pine […]

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