All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

The <strong>Hetch Hetchy Dam</strong> was built in the Hetch Hetchy Valley as a reservoir for the water supply for the city of San Fransisco. Construction on the dam slowed our hiking trip because we had to wait to be escorted past the crane. It is sai...
The Hetch Hetchy Dam was built in the Hetch Hetchy Valley as a reservoir for the water supply for the city of San Fransisco. Construction on the dam slowed our hiking trip because we had to wait to be escorted past the crane. It is said that the naturalist John Muir was so distraught at the thought of this beautiful valley being flooded, he died of heartache.

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