Trave with Pavel

From Bishop to Fresno

Hiking Route

Tran-Sierra Backpaking 2012

Above 12,000 ft

Kings River

Pinchot Pass

Kings River

Sierra 2012

Sierra 2012

Highlights, Trans-Sierra 2012

Marmot at "North Palisades"
Marmots are generally large ground squirrels in the genus Marmota, of which there are 15 species. Those most often referred to as marmots tend to live in mountainous areas.

Bear at Paradise Valley
Only black bears live in California. American black bears are not closely related to brown bears and polar bears. Both American and Asiatic black bears are considered sister taxa, and are more closely related to each other than to other species of bear.

Crew of Expedition

Day 1 Day 2, Trans-Sierra backpacking trip
Day 3, Trans-Sierra backpacking trip Day 4, Trans-Sierra backpacking trip
Day 5, Trans-Sierra backpacking trip Day 6, Trans-Sierra backpacking trip
Day 7, Trans-Sierra backpacking trip Day 8, Trans-Sierra backpacking trip