Visitors 5
Modified 5-Apr-17
Created 5-Apr-17
68 photos

Solo Photo Safari from Palm Desert to Joshua Tree National Park for spring flowers after historic winter rainfall.
San Gorgonio Mountain, the highest peak in Southern California and the Transverse Ranges at 11,503 feet, from I-10 westbound.Hwy. 62/Twentynine Palms Highway and Mt. San GorgonioFirst sighting of Beavertail Cactus, north of the North Entrance Station, east side of the road, with other wildflowers.North Entrance Station on Utah TrailTeddy Bear ChollaTeddy Bear ChollaTeddy Bear Cholla, the whole bushMany flowers were no larger than this (with my shoe for size indicator)Brittle BushPencil chollaChiawoolly daisyZebratail lizard (long tail had same stripes as hind legs) saw a desert woodrat but no photo.Flowers every step, if you look closely.BrittlebushDesert StarMojave yuccaMojave yucca  blooms from old dying trunk