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Monday, April 2, 2012

Return of the Wind

Western flank of Tortugas Mountain
It was cold on the mountain this morning, due to a feisty cold front that blew in last night.  The wind was still high when we were hiking around Tortugas, and I was glad I had worn my long-sleeve shirt, Polarplus vest, anorak and gloves.  It was that cold.  Don't ask about Becca.  She always wears the same coat.
These Yuccas reminded me of birthday candles

Pointing south

Yuccas in the foothills

Bosom buddies

Yucca flowers and mountains

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

I hate the wind that we had in the afternoon.

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