The Donner Summit area if in the northern Sierras in California. The area offers spectacular views of granite mountain peaks, coniferous forests and alpine meadows. The area receives some of the highest snowfall in the US. The images here attemp to capture the beauty of the area.
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Donner Peak & Pass from rock promontory pano1 5-31-12Serena Creek falls at Serene Lakes pano1 5-18-12Donner Peak from Donner Pass-02 5-18-12Waterfall in Donner Pass-02 5-18-12Super moon rising over Serene Lakes-06 5-5-12Super moon rising over Serene Lakes-03 5-5-12Palisade Peak in Royal Gorge area pano2 4-4-12_10View from top of Mt Disney on the west side at Sugarbowl-01 3-21-12_9Crows Nest on west side of Mt Disney at Sugarbowl_bw 3-21-12_8Top of Silverbelt run at Sugar Bowl pano1 3-21-12_6Top of Silverbelt run at Sugar Bowl pano1_bw 3-21-12_7Lunar eclipse from Serene Lakes-68 12-10-11_5Palisade Peak in Royal Gorge area west view pano1 11-22-11_4American Coot walking on ice on Lake Dulzura at Serene Lakes-11 11-21-11_3Boat doc on frozen Lake Dulzura at Serene Lakes-01 11-21-11_2American Coots on frozen Lake Dulzura at Serene Lakes-17 11-21-11_1Lyle's Lookout in Royal Gorge area pano1 5-13-11Luna Calla Andy Cooper Maggie on Lake Dulzura at Serene Lakes-06 5-7-11Pine Marten in snow near Serene Lakes cabin-07 5-2-11LC Maggie Calla at Wilderness Lodge at Royal Gorge ski area-05 4-14-11