Relive 'Bristlecone Forest'

Mammoth Trip, 2019

September 19

Bristlecone Forest

Bill has been suggesting the White Mountains, and the Bristlecone Forest in particular, for years, but never explained why. It's a long drive from Mammoth, without much else in the vicinity, and it failed to garner much enthusiam.

But now seemed like the perfect opportunity! We had more ambitious plans for the next and final day, so we wanted an easy day. A shorter hike in pleasant scenery seemed just the thing, and the long drive might even be considered a plus. When we looked out the window this morning, the cars were covered in snow! -F