Cornaz Lake is up alongside Burney mountain, a shallow and seasonal lake that no one ever goes to. The drive to get there is splendid, and will show you views of Burney mountain that you'll never see in the travel brocures. See for on each for closer looks.

PanaramaA panorama of this beautiful place

ScaryWe met an unexpected rattler on the perimeter, right in the middle of his chipmonk meal. He didn't like having to spit it out.


Mamoth Ponderosa pine

What a speciman. Even Molly was impressed.



Someone up here was honing their chainsaw skills


PrincessI'm not sure, but I think this was a wood nymph. I took it home to examine further. Turned out to be a princess!


Old timer

Older than dirt


The driverLooking south