There is a water fall crossing the the trail about two mile down The water looks as if it is coming out of the granite.
An abandoned gold rush era mine shaft is about at the halfway mark.
It was 90 degrees on the sun baked trail but inside the shaft it was 20 degrees cooler.
everyone went inside to get out of the heat.
The water was cold and refreshing to the touch.
View from the top of the falls.
The wildflowers were plentiful in early May.
The trail is well marked.
The North Fork of the American River.