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 Image Water 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 Image Grant 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  

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

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Former road, now a foot trail
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Coll. No. 1030, Eriogonum nudum

Other Articles: Field Notes: Coll. No. 1029 Full 
Size Image Coll. No. 1029, Tetradymia  

Tetradymia collected above California Highway 158.

Other Articles: Field Notes: 24 Jul 2013 Full 
Size Image Bed rock peninsula in Grant Lake  

View of bed rock peninsula across Grant Lake.

Other Articles: Field Notes: Coll. No. 901 Full Size Image Coll. 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).  

Gaging Station

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Good-looking antenna installation at the Rush Creek 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.  

The outlet of Silver Lake.

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View from outlet of Silver Lake to Carson Peak

Other Articles: Field Notes: 20131003010437 Full 
Size Image Alger 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.  

Boat launch and fishing access at north end of Silver Lake.

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No toilet paper in the pooper at Silver Lake. You can bet there was plenty of toilet paper in the halls of Congress.
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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  

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Trampled 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.  

Gull Lake

 

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Gull Lake in the evening.

Other Articles: Field Notes: 23 Sep 06 at Gull Lake Full 
Size Image Gull 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 Image June 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 Image Legend of the June Lake Slot Machines  

June Lake and Oh! Ridge Observation Platform.

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June Lake from 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
   

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Date and time this article was prepared: 9/13/2014 2:25:24 PM