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13 November 2009

Hiking Lake Pleasant, Pipeline Trail

We're here!

Lake Pleasant's Pipeline Canyon Trail.

Looking back on the trail.

Black and Orange Fuzzy Butt Bug.
This is a Velvet Ant, a flightless female wasp in the genus Dasymutilla, Dasymutilla Magnifica.

View of Lake Pleasant.

My hiking buddy, Mr. Bosseh-Pants.

Prickly Palo Verde Tree. Blue skies, perfect hiking weather today, 75 degrees.

Pipeline Canyon Trail.

Views from the trail.

A feeble attempt at Fall colors in the desert.

My first look at Scorpion Bay Marina.

A look back at the steps we just walked down.
(The steps are metal, in the center of the photo. I don't know what the wooden ramp is for, but I'm thinking snow + big chunky inner tube = fun. Not likely to happen though).

Scorpion Bay Marina.

Kayaks available for rent.

Boats. I want one. But first I want a Jeep, and to learn how to ride my own Harley.

Empty spaces in the marina for my future boat.

I liked the rope collection on this boat.

SexSea. Clever.

Planes. My Honey guessed that these may be Mustang's.

My view sitting on the marina dock. I laid down for a few minutes to relax and listen to the water below me and look at the blue sky above me.


I told Mr. Bosseh-Pants, I know someone with a boat, maybe it's here at the lake. The Harley-Davidson logo on the window gave it away.

A cool looking tiki-man.

A view of Scorpion Bay Marina through the wire cage riding up to the parking lot.

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