Geologic Trip,

Mono Lakes Area

Grant Lake

 

The long sloping ridge on the northwest side of Grant Lake, as seen in the center of this photo, is a large lateral moraine (LM) that was deposited by the Rush Creek glacier.

 

 

Related Links

Geologic background: Mono Lake Area (pdf)

Geologic trips: June Lake Mono Craters Mono Lake

 

Exterior Websites

Mono County: Mono Basin Scenic Area Ranger Station and Visitor Center

Mono County: County Map