Tag Archives | wildflowers

A76D7516-A48C-4B4B-841C-9AEDC626BFCA

Desert Wildflowers

(nr Elephant Butte NM)Took a walk amongst the creosote around my camp. Lots of it and as far as you could see. The bushes were spaced apart enough to make hiking fairly easy, and the area was rather flat with a few ravines. Desert Wildflowers – Creosote Blooming Looking out to the distance mountains there […]

Continue Reading 10
F2654F72-532C-43A6-9653-5B0C514BE0CD

Clear Creek Canyon

(nr Creede CO) A foot path from the north falls led over a hill to a view of Clear Creek Canyon. The creek seen in a deep ravine with tall cliffs and impressive rocks. The hills and distant mountains added to the beauty. Clear Creek Canyon The far side was little more than rubble. While […]

Continue Reading 4
8E6BB4AD-4B9D-4F49-854F-A8CD91161499

Extremely Fat Tree

(nr Pie Town NM) A short walk from my camp, was discovered this extremely fat tree. I had never seen anything quite like it before. The bark was deeply grooved scales; sometimes called checkerbark. Research showed it is called an Alligator Juniper. It grows only in northern Mexico, western Texas, southeast Arizona, and southern New […]

Continue Reading 4

Powered by WordPress. Designed by Woo Themes