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All photos used 35 ml slide film except where noted. I do not use digital.

All photos by Clark Champ Yosemite Wawona, Midpines, El Portal

 Yosemite Valley

 

 Yosemite Valley

 

 Big Oak Flat, CA Hwy 120 west.

 

 FLOOD May 16, 2005

 


BoysTown 16 May 2005

 

 

The above photo is of ranch land at before you get to Chinese Camp, CA on HWY 120 about 1 hour from Yosemite Valley. 

 


The above photo is of Merced River, Yosemite Falls, and Housekeeping Camp in Yosemite Valley.
To the right "Lower River Campgrounds is flooded.

 

 

Yosemite Falls 

 


The above photo is of Sentinal Rock standing across the street from camp 4 near the old gas station but more closer to the old employee housing
"The Annex". The river rose and was about 2 feet from the parking lot of the "The Annex"..

 

 

Yosemite Valley 

 

 Yosemite Valley

 


Flood of May 16, 2005

 The above photo is of Merced River in Yosemite Valley looking west.
At your far left is Housekeeping Camp

 

 

Yosemite Valley 

 

 Yosemite Valley 

 


The above photo is of the "Rim of the World" turn out near Yosemite on Hwy 120 west of Yosemite.

 

 


The above photo is of Hetch Hetchy. The rainbow is caused by the water spray from the waterfall behind the trees.

 

 


The above photo is of Hwy 108 and Hwy 120 on the way to Yosemite National Park between Oakdale and Chinese Camp.
The American Flag can be seen at the top of this hill daily

 

 


The above photo is of Moccasin Dam from Preist Grade road on Hwy 120 Just 5 minutes from Big Oak Flat, CA
which is about 45 minutes from Yosemite Valley.

 

 


Flood of May 16, 2005

The above photo is of Cooks Meadow looking south from Yosemite Falls bus stop. See the yellow lines? That's a bike path.

 

 

 Yosemite Valley 

 


Flood of May 16, 2005

The above photo is of a foot bridge at the Yosemite Falls area near Yosemite Village. During the night the river went over the bridge.

 

 

 Looking Southwest west on Hwy 120 before arriving at Tuolomne Meadows entrance, outside of park about 2 miles.

 

 

 

 Half Dome

 

 

 Half Dome

 

 

Yosemite Valley   

 

 

 

 Yosemite Valley 

 

 

Half Dome 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June Lake, 4th July 2005. See the waterfall?

 

 

 

 

  

 

Between Cultervile and La Grange, CA 

 

 

 

Between La Grange and Jamestown, CA 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

View from Sentinal Dome

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bodie, CA.
Reached a population of over 30,000 and in the 1940's became a ghost town. about 20 years later the state of California bought it. Many homes,
mines, stores, cemetaries and other buildings still exist. Summer temps can reach 120 while at night down to the 30's. Elevation is over 8,000
This photo was taken on 4th of July 2005

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 Lover's Leap. Hwy 120 outside of Oakdale, CA

GOD  BLESS  AMERICA

 

 

About 15 miles north of Mariposa, CA - Hwy 49 

 

 

 

 Bridgeport, CA 2005

 

 

Downtown Bridgeport, CA 

 

 

 2 miles from Bridgeport

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Fire works at Bridgeport, CA

Bridgeport has the oldest continuing 4th of July celebration in the state of California.

 

 Above photo is of downtown Bridgeport, CA on the 4th July 2005 Pop about 800 elevation about 8,000

 

 

About 2004-05 at Cascade Falls

 

 

 

 

 Tuolomne Meadows

 

 

Hetch Hetchy 

 

 

 

 Yosemite Valley

 

 

 

 

    Columbia State Park, CA, A real ghost town with a 4 star hotel

 

 Columbia State Park, CA, A real ghost town

 

 

 

 Above is Sonora, CA  

 

above is Chinese Camp, CA 

 

 

 

 

 

Coyote

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

San Antonio, Texas March 2004

The above photo was used with a Canon Elph 35 mil advantex. I no longer use advantex I only use slides on 35 millimeter or slides on medium format of 120mm.

 

For an absolute FULL list of images go to http://www.clarkchamp.com/yosemite/full-list/full-list

 

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