Fishing Finery LbNA # 16630 (ARCHIVED)
|Placed Date||Jul 16 2005|
Easy flat walk - 2 miles round trip
(1 mile if park in Yosemite Valley Visitor Center)
Travel to Yosemite on highway 120.
Planted by Joey, Beth, Phil, Otto, Oma, Opa, and Nicole
Park in campgound parking lot just West of Visitor's Center. Head East on winding path. Pass 12 foot tall boulder on left. Look up toward sky and see mountain. Follow path, look for tree on right - looks like eagle with outstretched wings. Reach out and touch mountain on left. Look for rock climbers. Follow path east, pass pile of huge cut logs. Come to stone walls. Say hello to fellow hikers. Listen for sounds of "Liquid Thunder" (Yosemite Falls) Look up and see rushing water (if Spring or Summer) Continue pathway, about .5 mile to the end. Turn left and short climb up hill about 25 paces to a large boulder behind a fallen tree. Look under boulder on left, remove 3 rocks and find your treasure that managed to jump the falls due to Yosemite fishing regulations of "catch & release"