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Monday, August 15, 2022

Awfully Hot Hike

Long view to Tortugas and the Organ Mountains
It was just the three amigos on the morning hike; Dr. K went shopping.

We did our usual trek in near-brutal weather conditions:  blazing sun, no breeze, high humidity yet again.  The chance of rain rises steeply tonight and tomorrow; 40% after 5 p.m. on Tuesday.  We can always use the precipitation even though we've had quite a bit so far this monsoon season.

Felt really good to have the hike over with today.

Looking back up LDR-A

Chinchweed

Frio and Willow in LDR-A arroyo

Dayflowers

I guess it's an Ash-throated Flycatcher

Time flies for a flycatcher timing flies

Barrel Cactus

Barrel Cactus buds

There's a raptor in this photo


 

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

Pretty photo of the Dayflowers.

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