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Monday, February 20, 2023

Heelers and I

Doña Ana Mountains
Dr. K was off doing the weekly grocery shopping while the Heelers and I were trekking around our section of northern Chihuahuan Desert.  Despite the rain sprinkling in the early morning we were lucky to do the entire hike without so much as a drop falling on us.

Because of the high humidity and the mild weather (50F) it felt rather warm while we were out there today.  Willow and Frio seemed perfectly happy to be outside in these conditions and they enjoyed themselves immensely.

Due to dynamic lighting I was able to capture a few decent photos while we were exploring today.

American Kestrel

West Mesa

Picacho Mountain and environs

View across the Mesilla Valley

Soaptree Yucca and Organ Mountains

Edge of Tortugas and the Organ Mountains

Ridge west of the Organs

Willow and Frio

To the northwest

Tortugas and the Organs

The Ohs

Tortugas and the Organs

Tree and sky

Last 2:  Tortugas and the Organs


 

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

Lots of great photos from the morning hike. My favorite is the last photo of the Tortugas and the Organs.

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