Pictures of Carmel River, Ventana Wilderness

(Copyright © 2010 Piero Scaruffi)
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Carmel River trailhead

Trailhead (multiply by 1.6 to obtain the distances)

Towards the lake

Towards the lake


Towards the lake

Towards the lake

The Carmel River

Los Padres Lake


Los Padres Lake

Fork for Carmel River trail (multiply by 1.6 to obtain the distances)

Fork for Carmel River trail (multiply by 1.6 to obtain the distances)

Fork for Carmel River trail (multiply by 1.6 to obtain the distances)


Fork for Carmel River trail (multiply by 1.6 to obtain the distances)

Los Padres Lake

Los Padres Lake

Los Padres Lake


The drainage of the Carmel River

A confluence of creeks

A confluence of creeks

First creek crossing (not too difficult)


The drainage

The first campground

And the second crossing (major)

Up the drainage


The third crossing is where this little rapids enter the river

The Carmel River

This is the third crossing

This is the third crossing


This is the third crossing, which is really four crossings

Carmel River campground

Up along the Carmel River

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(Copyright © 2010 Piero Scaruffi)
If you would like the original, high-resolution pictures, contact me