130 Huckleberry Val [Valley] has stream 3 miles long, 10 ft wide, 1 deep, 1 mile per hr flows into McCloud [regions] other streams & is 15 ft wide at mouth. Squaw Val [Valley] 6 ms [miles] long va Castle Lake SW of Sissons Elevation 5700 ft The Naked blasted hills on the Eight bank of Sacramento opp. [opposite] Shasta have been heavily timbered with silver fir wh [which] has been killed & burned by fire, only stumps & charred logs remaining Blackberries abundant thorn springs [common] [Two] 3 ferns cheil [cheilanthes], [gracillaria] asp [aspidium] lonchitis, Pell [pellaea] densa
Original journal dimensions: 9 x 14.5 cm.
Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library
John Muir, journals, drawings, writings, travel, journaling, naturalist