Tuolumne Grove to Hodgdon Meadow 
Meg, Lloyd & Larry before heading out from Tuolomne Grove to Hodgon Meadows
Meg, Lloyd & Larry before heading out from Tuolomne Grove to Hodgon Meadows

The info board at Tuolumne Grove.
The info board at Tuolumne Grove.

Lots of beautiful flowers along the trail, including this large lupine.
Lots of beautiful flowers along the trail, including this large lupine.

My first Giant Sequoia.  Pictures just don't do it justice.  It is REALLY huge!
My first Giant Sequoia. Pictures just don't do it justice. It is REALLY huge!

Full view of a Giant Sequoia.  For best effect, click on the picture twice, for the largest version.  Then scan up & down it a few time.  This picture was
Full view of a Giant Sequoia. For best effect, click on the picture twice, for the largest version. Then scan up & down it a few time. This picture was "stitched" together from 4 separate shots. The full resolution version is even better, at 4.7MB. Ask & you can have it.

The most lichen or moss I have seen on a tree since I was in a swamp in Louisiana.
The most lichen or moss I have seen on a tree since I was in a swamp in Louisiana.

Close-up of the lichen.
Close-up of the lichen.

Meg getting a GPS signal using their emote antenna.  Helps a lot under heavy tree cover.  I think she is standing on the benchmark.
Meg getting a GPS signal using their emote antenna. Helps a lot under heavy tree cover. I think she is standing on the benchmark.

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