I had managed to take a few photos before the precipitation got heavy, but after I slipped my camera case into its protective cover I never took it out again. We were all pretty wet by the time we got back to the CR-V in the upper flatland.
|Upper flatland road|
|Claret Cup Hedgehog Cactus|
|This and the next 2: clouds blanketing the Organ Mountains|
|Pyrrhuloxia (aka "Desert Cardinal")|