Kolana Rock, Hetch Hetchy, nice spring Saturday
Signs at Eleanor Road/Beehive junction. Compare with pictures from return trip.
X/c route to top of Wapama Falls leaves Beehive trail about here (see Schaffer book for detailed instructions)
Tueeulala Falls "creek" (really overflow from Falls Creek)
One of several places where Falls Creek overflows banks and feeds Tueeulala Falls
Another Falls Creek overflow
Campsite, nice spring afternoon. The Fly Creek UL 2 is snug for one, BTW...
Hetch Hetchy Dome in background
View out tent
Sunday morning, winter returns
The forecast had been for 1-2" of snow above 5500' (current elev. ~5400')
Backpack, bear can, water, hiking sticks... Check.
Pool above Wapama Falls
"Fort Hetch Hetchy" (strange flat area with huge rocks along x/c route...)
Beehive trail, on return
The locals know the way along the Beehive Trail
Beehive/Eleanor Jct. On return
Anyone hoping to avoid HH reservoir by going to Cherry Valley imstead is going to be disappointed...
Snow down to dam level
Hetch Hetchy Dome
Wapama and Tueeulala Falls
Backpackers parking area near dam