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The second day of our trip was spent exploring the area around Lee Vining and north to Bridgeport. First we headed up Lundy Canyon, past the lake and campgrounds to the end of the road. We found an abandoned structure of wood and rusty metal.

The skies were so blue and clear and the light was so bright. This painted rock greeted our return to the river.

Leaving Lundy Canyon we headed to Bridgeport to pick up some lunch and then headed toward Bodie.

This is the courthouse in Bridgeport, CA.

Next we headed to Bodie which is a ghost town. At one time it had over 10,000 people and gold mining was the main activity.


Electric plant with wires going through the circle cutouts in the window.

School House

One of the citizens of Bodie.

After Bodie we headed back to Mono Lake for the sunset. I relaxed in the car while Jim and Jen braved the wind and cold to get their shots of the sky and the tuffa towers of the lake.


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