On Friday, the 19th, Kay and her daughter, Sarah, joined me for a seven mile hike starting from the Wagner Trailhead.
Sunrise at the Wagner Trailhead:
Kay, making her way up over the only significant obstacle when hiking Bluff Wash. If you look closely, you can see Sarah spotting her below.
Sarah and Kay:
We found an area, near Stoneman Wash, with numerous Senna flowers:
A view of (part of) the McDowells; look for Morrell’s Wall and Tom’s Thumb (and even Sven Slab) toward the right in the photo:
Some kind of hawk, we think:
This rabbit is missing a chunk of it’s right ear!
An interesting formation along the bank of Stoneman Wash:
A closer look…
A view of the Superstitions in the distance from the Wagner Trail; both Weaver’s Needle (left of center) and the Flatiron (to the right) can be seen in this photo: