North by Northwest

Winter in California is not the winter we northerners are used to. Oh it’s cooler alright … and people become sluggish and stay indoors a lot … but we’re heading back to the North Country.

Lake Shasta .. the water is  a little low.
Lake Shasta .. the water is a little low.
Some of the shallows are dry ...
Some of the shallows are dry …
... and Mt. Shasta is still without her covering.
… and Mt. Shasta is still without her covering.
Looks like you could just walk up to the top!
Looks like you could just walk up to the top!

The western parts of North America are still stunning and open to enjoy.

Evening approaches ... and this may be a great stopping place.
Evening approaches … and this may be a great stopping place.
Pavement camping is sometimes a wonderful thing!
Pavement camping is sometimes a wonderful thing!
Yup ... we're in the West!
Yup … we’re in the West!

 

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “North by Northwest

  1. its been years since i have seen shasta lake with a lot of water. i wonder if i ever will see it full to near full again. maybe ive just been through there at the wrong time of year.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s