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Laura Drilling
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Writer & Photographer, using natural light to describe how I see the world.
Writer & Photographer, using natural light to describe how I see the world.

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A Nature Lover's Guide to California in the Summer
     California is a mecca for anyone who loves beauty and the outdoors.  What you see in the movies barely encapsulates all that California has to offer.  It has everything from big colorful cities to quaint oceanside towns.  From vast deserts to mellow is...
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The Agony and Ecstacy Yosemite
      Yosemite is a land of rare beauty and power.  It is a place that resides inside the veil of past and present.  The Past Yosemite lives through the words of John Muir- explorer, naturalist, and environmental crusader- for not only Yosemite but countles...
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Kings Canyon National Park
     If I was allowed only one word to describe Kings Canyon it would have to be this:  Underrated.      In fact, Kings Canyon is so underrated that most of the time it isn’t even referred to as its own park.  It’s thrown onto the end of Sequoia  almost as ...
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Sequoia National Park, a Journey Back in Time
      The long stretch of road between Sacramento and Fresno was some of the ugliest scenery, not just in California, but that I’ve ever passed.  Power plants, strip malls, dirty freeways, plastic fences, billboards galore, and endless dusty dry cracks of g...
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Burney Falls
     Teddy Roosevelt called it the “8th Wonder of the World”.  Burney Falls isn’t the tallest waterfall in California, but it is arguably the most beautiful.      This stunning waterfall is located in McArthur-Burney Falls State Park.  The park is just Nort...
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Lakes of Lassen Volcanic
     Lassen Volcanic National Park is a gorgeous, perfect gem tucked away among the jagged peaks of Northern California’s Cascade Range.        We visited in July and the weather was just hot enough to make for good wading in the beautiful glacial lakes.   ...
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Fern Canyon of Northern California
     Fern Canyon is located in Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park.  And it just so happens that Prairie Creek is located within Redwood National Park.  I know, I know... it’s more than a little confusing.  But you’ll be able to find it- I promise!      To ge...
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Redwood National Park
     “Poems were made by fools like me, but only God can make a tree.”  -Joyce Kilmer      Redwood National Park is one of the most unique and beautiful places on the entire planet.  Only on the West Coast of the United States will you find these magnificen...
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