|This and the next: Buffalo Gourd|
Saw a woman who was hiking back on Geothermal when I was heading east at the start of my trek. Her dog, Honey, who preceded her, greeted me and licked my fingers while I was walking away.
Much quieter out there this morning, no gunshots or loud off-road vehicles.
|Probably a female Black-chinned Hummer|
|Hummer sampling Climbing Milkweed|
|Looking a bit like autumn|
|In the arroyo|
|This and the next: arroyo scenes|
|This and the next: American Goldfinches|
|This and the next 2: more arroyo scenes|
|This and the next 5: nearly 4' Barrel Cactus|
|This and the next: Hedgehog Cactus|
|American Goldfinch female|