Quaking aspen, McGee Creek. John Muir Wilderness, Sierra Nevada, California, USA.
The quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides) is a deciduous tree native to cooler areas of North America. McGee Creek Canyon makes an excellent moderate day hike through fields of summer wildflowers in John Muir Wilderness, Inyo National Forest, Sierra Nevada, near Mammoth Lakes, California, USA. Swirling patterns of fractured red and gray metamorphic rocks rise impressively above this hike of 6 miles round trip with 1200 feet gain to the beaver pond on McGee Creek.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download