Eastern Mojave Vegetation California Highway 158  
 

Tom Schweich  

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 California Highway 158, the June Lake Loop, leaves US Highway 395 at Rush Creek, and rejoins it at June Lake Junction.

Other articles: U. S. Highway 395 at CA Hwy 158  

Junction: US Highway 395

Other articles: Old Highway 395 at CA 158  

Junction: Old State Highway Road, former route of US Highway 395.
  Cain Ranch

Other articles: Parker Creek Road at CA Hwy 158  

Junction: Parker Lake Road

Other articles: Forest Road 01S30 at CA Hwy 158  

Junction: "Grant Lake Cut-Off" to Forest Road 1S29

Other articles: Farrington Siphon at CA Hwy 158  

Highway passes over aqueduct carrying water from Lee Vining, Walker, and Parker Creeks.

Other articles: Field Notes 14 Jun 2011
Full Size ImageWater spills over the Grant Lake Dam.  

Water spills over the Grand Lake spillway.

Other articles: Field Notes 23 Sep 06 near Grant Lake
Full Size ImageGrant Lake from the north shore.  

View of Grant Lake, from edge of California Highway 158.

Locations: Grant Lake.  

Grant Lake

 

Other articles: Field Notes 24 Jul 2013 Coll. No. 1030
Full Size ImageFormer road, now a foot trail
Full Size ImageColl. No. 1030, Eriogonum nudum  

Old road blocked by gate, and now a foot trail.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 1029
Full Size ImageColl. No. 1029, Tetradymia  

Tetradymia collected above California Highway 158.

Other articles: Field Notes 24 Jul 2013
Full Size ImageBed rock peninsula in Grant Lake  

View of bed rock peninsula across Grant Lake.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 901
Full Size ImageColl. No. 901, Juniperus grandis  

at Gt. Lk. O'look

Grant Lake Overlook Day Use Area

Locations: Horseshoe Canyon. Rush Creek (in Horseshoe Canyon).  

Rush Creek below the highway. Horseshoe Canyon below.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 908 Mono Lake Basin Flora Rush Creek

Locations: Rush Creek (in Horseshoe Canyon).
Full Size ImageGood-looking antenna installation at the Rush Creek gaging station.  

Gaging Station
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Coll. No. 908, Pinus ponderosa?
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Coll. No. 908, Pinus ponderosa?

Locations: Aerie Crag Campground.  

Aerie Crag Campground

 

Other articles: Field Notes 26 Aug 2012

Locations: Silver Lake.
Full Size ImageView from outlet of Silver Lake to Carson Peak  

The outlet of Silver Lake.

Other articles: Field Notes 20131003010437
Full Size ImageAlger Creek as seen from Silver Lake Campground  

Silver Lake Campground

 

Other articles: Field Notes 14-Aug-08 9 Sep 2011 at Silver Lake

Locations: Silver Lake.
Full Size ImageNo toilet paper in the pooper at Silver Lake. You can bet there was plenty of toilet paper in the halls of Congress.  

Boat launch and fishing access at north end of Silver Lake.
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Billions Trillions! To conduct wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Libya, but no dollars to keep the poopers open in Silver Lake.
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Silver Lake

Locations: Alger Creek.  

Cross Alger Creek
 

Silver Lake Resort

 

Locations: Silver Lake.  

Silver Lake

 

Other articles: Field Notes 3 Oct 2013 Mono Lake Basin Flora Rainier Pleated Gentian
Full Size ImageTrampled lakeside.  

Locations: Rush Creek (in Horseshoe Canyon).  

Cross Rush Creek.

Other articles: Nevada Street at CA 158  

Junction: Nevada Street

Locations: Horseshoe Canyon.  

Horseshoe Canyon

 
  Junction: Aspen Road
  Reverse Creek Lodge

Other articles: Rainbow Street at CA 158  

Junction: Rainbow Street

Locations: Horseshoe Canyon.  

Horseshoe Canyon above.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 1044  

June Mountain Ski Area

 

Other articles: North Shore Drive at CA Hwy 158  

Junction: North Shore Drive

Other articles: Gull Lake Car Top Boat Launch at CA 158  

Junction: Road to Gull Lake Car Top Boat Launch

Other articles: Field Notes at Gull Lake

Locations: Gull Lake.
Full Size ImageGull Lake in the evening.  

Gull Lake

 

Other articles: Field Notes 23 Sep 06 at Gull Lake
Full Size ImageGull Lake, in the June Lakes Loop.  

This view of Gull Lake looks southwest.

Locations: June Lake (town).  

June Lake (town)

 

Other articles: Knoll Avenue at CA 158  

Intersection: Knoll Avenue

Other articles: Mono Lake Basin Flora at June Lake

Locations: June Lake.  

June Lake (lake)

June Lake is the highest in a chain of four lakes in the Rush Creek portion of the Mono Lake basin watershed.

Other articles: Field Notes at June Lake
Full Size ImageJune Lake and Silver Weed Cinquefoil  

Early morning view of the beach at the north end of June Lake, the collection locality of my collection #1033 of Potentilla anserina L. ssp. anserina.

Other articles: Field Notes 24 Jul 2013
Full Size ImageLegend of the June Lake Slot Machines
Full Size ImageJune Lake from Observation Platform  

June Lake and Oh! Ridge Observation Platform.

Other articles: North Shore Drive at CA Hwy 158  

Junction: North Shore Drive

Locations: Oh! Ridge.  

Oh! Ridge to the south of the highway.

Other articles: U. S. Highway 395 at June Lk Jct

Locations: June Lake Junction.  

Junction: US Highway 395
 

Literature Cited

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