|Not as isolated as it looks
|Hiking south on the east side of Tortugas
|Couldn't decide if I liked this one . . .
|. . . or this one better
|Watching La Luna dip in the west
|Franklin Mountains, El Paso, Texas
|About to disappear on this side of the mountain
|But on this side of Tortugas the moon is visible once again
|Becca doesn't care about the moon
|Silverleaf Nighshade (aka "White Horse Nettle")
|Dr. K and Becca
|The trail begins to bend west
|Behind Tortugas Mountain
|Foothills trail behind the mountain
|Rugged territory on the southern slope
|Dr. K climbing to higher ground
|Haven't identified this plant
|Stingleaf flower beyond its prime
|Stingleaf flower (Loasa family)
|Organ Mountains from behind Tortugas
|Waiting patiently while I take photos
|Flank of Tortugas and the Organ Mountains
|Positioning Torrey Yuccas to the right or . . .
|. . . to the left
|This view of the yuccas or . . .
|. . . this?
|Starting back after a long trek
|40% chance of more rain today
|Banana Yucca and Prickly Pear Cactus
|Heading back around Tortugas the long way