Black Mountain Fire Lookout

Last weekend we escaped the city for a fire lookout in Northern California. Using the time to disconnect from technology we spent our days exploring the mountain side, and our nights bundled up with hot cocoa. The lookout is nestled on top of a mountain at just over 7,000 ft in elevation near the town of Milford, Ca. 

A 5 hour trip from our home of San Francisco, and we arrived just before heavy fog rolled in. The first night we spent cooking up dinner while listening to the radio, and watching the fog swallow us up whole. The winds were even more exciting as they shook and rattled every panel of our 1930s-built