Memorial Day weekend is a few weeks away, which means a trip to Mammoth Mountain is in the cards. With Mammoth’s record April snowfall, I plan to take my skis and fly fishing rod.A trip to Mammoth also means a drive on highway 395 through the town of Bishop, so we’ll try to swing by Mountain Light Photography, founded by the late Galen and Barbara Rowell. I’m curious how the gallery is managing without the creative ideas of its founders. The Rowell’s lived a charmed life — they successfully combined art, commerce and the great outdoors. Here’s a famous shot of a grizzly and salmon:
Can’t wait to take that first ski run — hoping for sunshine, blue skies and some nice cumulous clouds.