Search This Blog

Followers

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Sunday Chill

Heading around the mountain
Becca led Dr. K and I on a long trek around Tortugas Mountain this morning; although we saw a few other outdoor enthusiasts the area wasn't even close to being crowded like yesterday.  We're headed for a high of only 59 Fahrenheit today, with a low in the mid- to high-30s.  Surprisingly--though it was supposed to be windy--the steady sunshine kept us toasty.  In fact, unlike yesterday, I was dressed warmly--too warmly, it turned out.
One way to the top

In Tortugas Mountain's high foothills

The far point of today's hike

Desert Marigolds, Ocotillo, Prickly Pear

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

It was perfect hiking weather--sunny and a bit chilly, and the flowers still blooming.

Sacramentos Early, Chihuahuan Late

Haynes Canyon on a rainy morning We weren't able to do a hike this morning because of light rain; I did take Willow up our road on a fai...