The lower portion of val [valley] even when wide is filled with heaps & outspred [outspread] beds of washed boulders
Fremont pine in val [valley] common
Gl [Glacier] polish on walls in many places at falls S [South] side & lower
The S [South] wall from Fall to up [upper] end of val [valley] is very picturesque. More so than any portion of Yo Sem [Yosemite] wall of equal extent. Gothic pks [peaks] well developed, Tis [Tissiack] v [very] impressive
& same as Yo [Yosemite] in gen [general] form has copper stains green
[sketch:] mirror Lake
Another Tis [Tissiack] higher when large N [North] trib [tributary] comes in equivalent to Tenaya Fork a mag [magnificent] rock
The view up this N [North] Fork from trail is very fine exactly like Tenaya
Original journal dimensions: 8 x 12 cm.
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