Mule ear / Wyethia mollis). Mokelumne Wilderness, Eldorado NF, Sierra Nevada, California, USA.
Mule ear (or woolly mule's ears; Wyethia mollis) is a flowering plant in the aster family. Off Highway 88 near Carson Pass, hike a varied loop through lush wildflower fields from Woods Lake Campground to Winnnemucca Lake then Round Top Lake, in Mokelumne Wilderness, Eldorado National Forest, Sierra Nevada, California, USA. The excellent loop trail is 5.3 miles with 1250 feet gain (or 6.4 miles with 2170 feet gain if adding the scramble up Round Top).Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download