Follow CA-88 into the Sierra Nevada Range in Alpine County. Hope Valley is near the summit of CA-88.
Multiple photos stitched into a single panoramic photo.
I visited Hope Valley, Alpine County, CA, in mid-October last year following an early-season storm to see if the fall leaves had held on. Much to my delight, the leaves were still there, and the mountains were crowned with a light dusting of snow. What a beautiful day in the Sierra Nevada Range!