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31 March 2021

Hiking: Lake Pleasant, Morgan City Wash

Vader
Liam and Vader
Liam and Vader
I found at least a dozen heart shaped rocks today.  I placed most of them for others to find, and kept a few.
Thistle
Liam and Vader
Liam
Liam, Vader, and my hiking buddy, Frank.
Old mining claim.
Evidence of a very small earthquake?
Liam and Vader
The high temperature was about 84 today, it was warm for the dogs.  Vader found a ground squirrel hole and put his face in it.

24 March 2021

Hiking: Castle Hot Springs Rd. W., Morristown, AZ

Liam and Vader
Liam, Vader and a heart shaped rock.  I left the rock for another to find.
There are many dry washes in the area.  I think we were near Castle Creek wash.
Bicycle or motorcycle path.
We've had very little rain, it's very dry.
Mistletoe.
Liam & Vader
Hot and happy dogs.
Christmas cactus.

 

17 March 2021

Hiking: Lake Pleasant Regional Park Agua Fria Conservation Area (North End of Lake Pleasant)

Liam and Vader
The lake algae matches my green pants.
Liam and Vader
My hiking buddy, Frank, and Liam.
Very happy dogs that are in need of a bath.
Liam and Vader
In the distance are the RV pads for the park volunteers/hosts.
Liam and Vader
Liam
Liam and Vader
Me, Liam and Vader.

15 March 2021

Hiking: Lake Pleasant's Walkin' Jim Trail

Liam
Liam and Vader
This is one of the prettiest rocks I've found to date.  The center was filled with dirt, I didn't know what I'd found until I rinsed the dirt off.
Heart rock.
Vader
Liam and Vader: a little bit of water to cool their paws.
Cottonwood tree.
Liam and Vader
Liam and Vader
Liam and Vader at the end of our hike.
Vader
Liam and Vader
Pretty rock.
Butterflies.
Liam and Vader
Liam, Vader, and my hiking buddy, Frank.
Liam
Liam and Frank
There are about five wild burros here, they're well camouflaged.