At 7,850 feet above sea level off the Highway 395 corridor in the Eastern Sierra Nevada, Convict Lake is a gem for nature lovers and trout fishermen. A 3 mile trail around the Lake is perfect for a saunter. There is also 4 mile trail from Mt. Morrison road which at its summit provides a photogenic view 700 feet above the Lake.
Convict Lake Resort has cabin rentals and a restaurant, and horses or fishing boats can be rented in late spring, summer and autumn.
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Schnappilic (9690) 2014-02-16 8:47
Great eye! Well seen and taken! Wonderful!
jurek1951 (42190) 2014-02-16 9:47
Marvelous photo in fantastic clear autumn colours and gorgeous reflections. You made a perfect composition out of it.
rbassin (19201) 2014-02-16 11:25
une très belle photo aux couleurs d'automne;
les reflets sont mangifiques, une endroit magnifique pour s'y promener.
Corry (4508) 2014-02-16 20:40
Belle prise de vue de ces couleurs automnales qui se reflètent dans l'eau. Bien fait.
Silvio1953 (127058) 2014-02-17 11:36
Ciao Ray, fascinating landscape with fantastic reflections, wonderful colors, excellent clarity and splendid light, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio
nikkitta (15872) 2014-02-17 15:44
What a place to ride horses and then relax at the restaurant
Like colors and reflections taken with low speed
Creative capture, congrats
jemaflor (87453) 2014-02-18 22:53
Beautiful landscape with these reflections on calm water, well taken with people to give a scale at the view, interesting nice colors with a good light capture.
eldancer1 (30136) 2014-02-21 7:34
Beautiful! Love the reflection of the fall colors on the water. Good lighting and nice details. Very well done, tfs.
COSTANTINO (58037) 2014-02-22 11:58
minimalistic shot with fantastic delicate
tones you really created a perfect
natural composition at 785o feet above
sea level of the Highway 395 corridor
in the Eastern Sierra Nevada
fascinating landscape with fantastic
have a nice Sunday
SnapRJW (31623) 2014-03-05 7:37
Hello Ray - I like water as a feature in landscapes as it adds calmness to a composition and provides the opportunity for lovely reflections. This is a very good example of what I mean, the colours in the lake are beautifully rendered with an attractive blurriness that reminds me of an Impressionist painting. Your clever composition takes full advantage of the reflected scenery and I like the thin strip of land in the upper frame. What an idyllic spot to be a convict!