[Spurs] 1 1/2 in [inch] long pink or whitish Cam Col [Columbine] up here also 10000 Mtn Col [Mountain Columbine] on S [south] side R Mtn [Red Mountain] at alt [altitude] 10000 Did gls [glaciers] come from [Joaquin]ward over Ill [Illilouette] divide? Big [hail] Aug [August] 24 in group mtns [mountains] White
Mtns [Mountains] White Sep [September] [2nd] Dir [Direction] strie [stria] can [cañon] S [south] [Blk] S 65° [degrees] W Striae on divide 1 1/2 m [mile] below head of last can [cañon] S 50° [degrees] W Alt [ ] 10500 Divide 3 or 400 ft h [high] wh [which] same place (P Mont) [Pinus Monticola] cir [circumference] 4 [bosom] 1 ft on divide Ill [Illilouette]
Original journal dimensions: 7 x 11 cm.
Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library
John Muir, journals, drawings, writings, travel, journaling, naturalist