Monthly Archives: February 2016

Winter colors: San Francisco Bay area

From time to time I have been assembling some images that I find interesting and that are related to seasons.  Recently I published a post about winter colors in the Lake Tahoe Area, and this post is about winter colors … Continue reading

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Death Valley National Park wildflower trip: Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

You could say that a desert visit would not be compete without a hike in some sand dunes. I began my fourth and final day in Death Valley National Park with just that: a hike in the Mesquite Flat Sand … Continue reading

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Death Valley National Park wildflower trip: Salt Creek Trail

On the afternoon of my 3rd day visiting Death Valley National Park, after hiking in Titus Canyon my plan was to visit Salt Creek and go on a short hike there. When I got back in my car at Titus … Continue reading

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Death Valley National Park wildflower trip: Titus Canyon

After my visit to, and hike around, Ubehebe Crater, the next destination of my 3rd day in Death Valley National Park was Titus Canyon. Although I had come to Death Valley to see the spring wildflower bloom I was having … Continue reading

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Death Valley National Park wildflower trip: Ubehebe Crater

After viewing wildflowers during the 65-mile drive from Beatty, Nevada, I arrived at Ubehebe Crater for the first of three mini-hikes on day 3 of my visit to Death Valley National Park to view the spring wildflower bloom. Ubehebe Crater … Continue reading

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Death Valley National Park wildflower trip: morning wildflowers

On the third day of my trip to Death Valley National Park to see the spring wildflower bloom I planned to drive to the northern part of the park to visit Ubehebe Crater. On the way I saw quite a … Continue reading

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Death Valley National Park wildflower trip: Artist Drive at sunset

For the last adventure of my second day at Death Valley National Park, visiting to see the spring wildflower bloom, I planned a short but scenic drive along a road called Artist Drive, located along Badwater Rd south of CA-190. … Continue reading

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