|Dessicated Barrel Cactus fruit|
We descended LDR-A to the east/west cross trail, hiked up the left branch of the new arroyo, trekked down the middle branch, and then turned up the right branch.
About halfway up the right branch we bushwhacked westward past the large Soaptree I call the "Three Kings," hiked partially up the LDR-A arroyo and exited onto the dirt road so that Willow could do her business, which she had delayed until then.
|Frio and Willow headed up the new arroyo|
|Prickly Pear illusion|
|This & next: what a telephoto lens can do|
|This & next: same Soaptree Yucca|
|Northwest across the desert|
|This & next: B&W X|
|This & next: different treatments of the same scene|
|This & next: large Soaptree Yuccas|
|This & next: on a ridge west of Right Branch Arroyo|
|Southern section of Right Branch Arroyo|
|Looking northward across Right Branch Arroyo|