Bob, Nick, Allen, Janet, Mike, Nancy, Lisa, and I hiked in the the Competive Track / Stoneman (Pemberton) Wash are on Friday. Bob’s dog Sarge and Allen & Janet’s dog Bella trotted along on the hike too. Nancy, Lisa, Mike, and I hiked nine miles; the rest did a somewhat shorter hike.
Lisa, Nancy, Janet, Nick, Allen, and Bob with Bella and Sarge leading the way
Nick with his hand-made hiking stick
Janet, Allen, Nick, Lisa, Nancy, Bob, and Mike with Bella and Sarge in front
A Dead Palo Verde Tree; Did the Desert Misletoe kill it?
One of the clay pits along the Pemberton Trail
Another view of the clay pit
Lisa, Nancy, and Mike
Nancy hiking trhough a brushy wash
Creosote Bush (I think)
A view from the Tonto Tank Trail
A view from the Technical Loop
Another view from the Technical Loop