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A view of the Emigrant Wilderness, a few miles east of the Gianelli Trailhead.
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A hiker descends a field of wildflowers for a closer look at one of Emigrant's many frigid lakes.
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Setting up camp on one of Emigrant's high-altitude crests.
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A typical Sierra sunset.
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The occasional airplane is the only man-made disturbance for miles.
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Breathtaking pancake-like lenticular clouds at sunset.
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Hot, dry summers are often accompanied by below-freezing nights and world-class stargazing.
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Emigrant's unique geological features.
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