|All yellow flowers are Golden Crownbeard (I think)|
The weather was quite pleasant, though a bit chilly at the start: 54F. With the brilliant sun shining down on us it didn't take long to warm up; midway through our hike we were almost hot.
We didn't see anybody in our section of northern Chihuahuan desert today, but there were several vehicles parked in the corner lot at Tellbrook and Sonoma Ranch.
|Fall leaves on an Ocotillo|
|Soaptree Yucca and the Organ Mountains|
|This way for a bushwhack|
|Willow and Frio|
|This & next 2: Barrel Cactus fruit|
|This & next: Willow and Frio|
|Stingleaf and the mountains|
|Jigsaw puzzle Dr. K just finished|