Marilyn and I hiked through many washes in McDowell Mountain Regional Park. We also hike a short section of the Pemberton Trail.
New growth on a buckhorn cholla:
Owl clover and brittlebush:
Pemberton Pond (which is more of a tank or watering hole):
Looking across the Pemberton Trail after visiting the pond:
Weaver’s Needle and the Flatiron, which are both in the Superstition Wilderness, in the distance:
Interesting erosion along one of the washes:
Hedgehog blossom – the first one I’ve seen this year: