Day 8, 12:27 AM - Grand overview of Kings Canyon
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The prize, as seen through my sunglasses. I was hoping the polarizing effect would give a better sense of depth through the smokey haze and it sort of works, somewhat... but there's that annoying sunflash to the right. That huge monolith above Zumwalt meadows (at the floor of the canyon) is Grand Sentinel. My car is somewhere down there, beckoning to me.