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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Back Again

Lots of yuccas between here and the mountains
We did the same hike as yesterday except we went into Second Arroyo rather than First.  On the way we ran into the friendly man who is generally out running with his wife.  He stopped and we chatted for a brief while.

Then it was on to the arroyo for a shade and water break.  Dr. K waited with Willow and Frio while I went on a short exploration in search of subjects to photograph.

After our brief respite we headed back the way we'd come, climbing up into the high flatland where our CR-V sat waiting for us.

Second Arroyo vista

No ID for this plant

Headed east toward Tortugas Mountain

Soaptree Yucca leaves

Soaptree Yuccas with mountain backdrop

Some Ocotillo leaves are still pretty green

Ocotillos and the Organ Mountains

Ocotillos and the mountains

Some Ocotillo leaves are browning out

 

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

You can tell when you look in the distance that our air is still hazy, maybe from the fires in CA.

But Whenever Monday Comes . . .

First 2:  along the upper flatland road Willow, Frio and I started off from our normal parking spot near Tellbrook Drive this morning, hikin...