We're back from a short trip in the Ansel Adams Wilderness east of Yosemite, where we started in sparkling clean air, and were quickly introduced to the smoke from the Rim Fire. Here's a shot of what it looked like before the smoke arrived: This is Lower Sardine Lake in Bloody Canyon
And here is what it looked like a few hours later...when the smoke blew in on a westerly gale.
We headed home a bit early, thinking that it would be good to breathe some clean air...but the trip was still a wonderful adventure. Here is a link to the full photo set: