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Saturday, May 27, 2017

Holiday Weekend

My favorite Parry's Agave
Owing to the holiday weekend, I guess, it was somewhat more crowded on the west side of Tortugas Mountain this morning.  We encountered five or six different hikers and runners where we usually just bump into one or two at most.  Can't blame people for getting out to enjoy nature on such a beautiful day; I do wish, though, that they'd find their own outdoor play area and stay off the one that belongs to Becca and me. :)
Bumblebees love Parry's Agave, too

Not quite in the shade

On the horizon:  Bishop Cap

White-winged Dove

Truncated peaks

Through a dense, leafless Ocotillo

Looking through a younger, leafless Ocotillo

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

Nice photo of the bumblebee hovering near the Parry's agave.

Hump Day Hawk

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