|First 2: Dayflower|
We persevered, nonetheless, following our usual route down LDR-A arroyo, east on the east/west cross trail, up the left branch, down the middle branch and then up and out of the right branch.
We all seemed pretty eager to have the hike over with, and we reveled in the air-conditioned comfort of the CR-V during the short ride home.
|This & next: Prickly Pear fruit|
|Distant view of Tortugas and the Organs|
|This & next: same Barrel Cactus|
|Heelers with Dr. K|
|Frio and Willow|
|This & next 2: same Barrel Cactus|
|This & next 3: three different Barrel Cacti|
|Headed up the right branch|
|Ocotillo in the right branch|
|Ocotillos on the hill west of Right Branch Arroyo|
|The rest: Swainson's Hawk|