M.H. and I had so much fun hiking last week that we had been wanting to go again while it’s still warm enough. Since the sniffles were down to a manageable level, I decreed myself Well, and off we went.
Our chosen hike was at the end of an 8-mile unpaved road, but the guidebook failed to mention that you really need a high-clearance vehicle (and not a Honda Accord) to make it all the way to the end. This is about where we gave up:
We were in a gorgeous area, though, so we decided to just hike up the road itself. It was a good decision:
Absolutely stunning, and just imagine what I could have captured if we owned a pickup.