The Sierra Range From Mono Lake Photo By
Title: The Sierra Range From Mono Lake
Country: United States
Nearest Area: South Tufa Reserve
Nearest Town: Lee Vining
Brief Directions: Mono Lake is in the lower elevations of the Eastern Sierras in Mono County California just west of Lee Vining on US 395.
Best Season: Autumn
Description: The tufa formations of Mono Lake are contrasted against the magnificant backdrop of the Eastern Sierra Mountain Range at sunrise. The early morning light paints the scene in an alomst Albert Bierstadt kinf-of-way. Bierstadt (January 7, 1830 – February 18, 1902) was a German-American painter best known for his lush, sweeping landscapes of the American West.