Sierra pack trip
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Sierra pack trip

Sierra pack trip

Guests and packers from Rock Creek Pack Station start their ride back to the station from Davis Lake.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Guests and packers from Rock Creek Pack Station cross a creek near Davis Lake in the Eastern Sierra.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Guests don’t wear spurs, but packers for Rock Creek Pack Station do.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Lake Davis and surrounding mountains on a morning without wind.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Kami Decker, 16, of Los Gatos eats breakfast at camp. Her cowboy name: Scruffy.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Olivia Palermo, 16, right, lands a trout at Davis Lake in the Eastern Sierra with her friend Kami Decker looking on.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Fresh-caught trout for dinner at Davis Lake.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Packer Hilary Bruegl’s boots hold a pair of empty whiskey bottles.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Moonrise over the Eastern Sierra.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Lake Davis and surrounding mountains on a morning without wind.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
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Karen Johanson of Los Gatos crosses a stream near Davis Lake.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
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Packer Bryan Kaiser wears a belt buckle celebrating one of his many wins at Bishop’s annual Mule Days celebration.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

Packer Bryan Kaiser loads a mule at Davis Lake in the Eastern Sierra.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
Sierra pack trip

A tree stands on a ridge near Rock Creek Lake, Inyo National Forest, Mono County.

 (Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times)
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