River is named for the native Bighorn Sheep who winter in this valley, returning to the highlands in warmer months.
October 2008 meadow Arizona
Looking East from Olmstead Point. Tenaya lake is seen with Polly Dome on the left Yenaya Peak on therithe and Pywiack Dome in the middle. Highway 120 runs along the northern border of Tenaya lake.
Mt, Whitney East face. As seen from Lone Pine California area.
In this photo: Elk (small dots) in the meadow by the small lake. Pine trees suffering the effects of the bark beetle. Estes Park, a few buildings and a corner of the lake.
Poplular turnout in the park looks over a vallye and Estes Park in way off in the backgoround.
A view to the West towards the Tongariro National Park
The Dome Shelter was recently damaged by a sudden eruption from the lake.
From the ridge above Montgomery lake looking south. The town of Alma is seen at the outlet of the valley. 14,000 foot Mount Bross is the prominent peak in the middle of the panorama.
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