Tag Archives: Sierra Nevada
The Sunday Traveler was headed up into the Sierra Nevada on Amtrak with a destination of Reno a couple of weeks ago. As luck would have it there was more snow than we had thought there would be (and as … Continue reading
The Sunday Traveler boarded Amtrak to head up through the Sierra to Reno, Nevada a couple of weeks ago. We started out in the flatlands at the Martinez, California station just about fifteen minutes from where I live, first crossing … Continue reading
The weather, and nature, had some wild swings this weekend in the Sierra Nevada. Sunday had been a day of rain at the elevation we were at, and as we left yesterday morning wending our way up and then down … Continue reading
A long weekend away. I have not been able to download a post from my Nook as I did in Mexico. I think I’ve just found a backdoor in. We will see.
The rain came and went throughout the day, as did the change in scenery unfolding in front of my hotel room window. The clouds rolled over the mountain and pulled back again Gently, and then roaring back down like an … Continue reading
The weekend began with the scenic drive on Highway 80, climbing up the mountains of the Sierra Nevada. The train speeding up the track next to the highway seemed to mimic my thoughts, my soul; take me higher, take me away. The little … Continue reading
One wonderful attribute of iPhone photography is that it takes a pretty good photo from a moving car. I’ve tried using my regular digital camera and get a lot of blur produced by the car hitting bumps in the road. I … Continue reading