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Thursday, October 29, 2009
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Tuesday, October 27, 2009
34 degrees when Becca and I headed out this morning. We welcomed the feeble warmth of the early sunshine.
Monday, October 26, 2009
A cold front blew in last night, and it was in the low 40s when Becca and I started out this morning. This is a view of Tortugas under cloudy skies.
Friday, October 23, 2009
Thursday, October 22, 2009
We got a bit of a late start this morning, and it turned out to be a good thing. We didn't have to hike in the cold shadow of the mountain for too long. These two hikers were making their way up the steep western face of Tortugas.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009
It was downright chilly when Becca and I set off this morning--forty-seven degrees. The desert looked crisp in the chilled air.
Yucca and cactus garden.
I am a lineman for the county . . . Dona Ana County, that is. This is the lineman school from Dona Ana Community College.
The sinuous west side of Tortugas.
Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Monday, October 19, 2009
Different perspectives from a new hike As soon as Willow, Frio and I exited the CR-V at the trailhead this morning I realized we wouldn'...