Took a Hike

Tyler Linsten Pretty Pictures

Today we interrupt your regularly programmed commentary on markets and investing. Instead, a bunch of pictures. OK, maybe one thing on investing toward the bottom.   

Hopped on a plane:

Stopped by Yosemite National Park for a few days:

Hiked up a hill:

Turned around and saw this:

Went to see Half Dome. It’s incredible:

A “photosphere” I created — drag your mouse or your finger on the image:


Checked out Sequoia National Park and its massive trees:

Tried to not get stuck between a rock and a hard place:

Decided this view was best described as “not as advertised,” but wasn’t discouraged:

Most importantly, I found myself in the clouds making a no-brainer investment:

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Ended up in the desert:

All told, the best trip of my life. It’s going to be tough to top.