Friday Fitness Hike

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Heather and I hiked a ten mile loop starting from the Tom’s Thumb Trailhead. Total elevation gain was slightly over 1900 feet. We hiked the Tom’s Thumb Trailhead until the first climber’s access trail to the right. From there, we … Continued

Rattlesnake

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Amy and I saw this snake on our Thursday Morning Hike…   Here’s another version – this is what I fed into Topaz Impression to get the result above.

Sunday Evening Sunset

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This is Shallmo Wash: As I was driving out, I saw a snake in the parking lot. I stopped and got out to take a look. The snake crawled towards the car as I was getting my camera out of … Continued

Rattlesnake

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I saw this snake on my morning hike…    

Rattlesnake and Hare

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  Taken with my HX90V during my morning ride.

Snake

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I saw this snake on Saturday’s bike ride.

Snake in a Tree? How can that be?

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We saw this snake during our hike today.  It started out on the ground, but then raced off, climbing into the tree.  Bob identified it as a red racer.  

Friday Fitness Hike

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  This week’s hike started at the Wagner Trailhead, though we never actually got around to hiking the Wagner Trail.  Even so, we hiked 8.7 miles. I got this photo of the sunrise before the hike started.  Part of the … Continued

Friday Fitness Hike

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Janet, Linda, Bob, and I hiked out on the Pemberton from the Trailhead Staging Area today.  We passed the site of the ranch homestead until we found a promising looking wash heading west.  We hiked the wash, seeing three snakes … Continued

Snakes on the Pemberton!

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I saw two snakes while riding earlier today.  These snakes were perhaps 400 yards apart, on the eastern end of the new stretch of the Pemberton.  The first snake I saw was a rattlesnake, probably a Western Diamondback.  Another rider … Continued

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