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It Was Literally Awesome.

Monday, September 12th, 2011

My wife and I spent our holiday this year as we usually do, escaping to some wilderness and immersing ourselves in the richness of nature. We went on a backpacking trek called the Rae Lakes Loop in Kings Canyon National Park. It was a strenuous 5 day hike starting at 5,000 feet in elevation, and covering 45 miles with a peak elevation at about 12,000 feet. The vistas are vast, the flora and fauna diverse, and the inputs to all 5 senses are rich with variety and intensity.

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