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Creek Running North
June 12, 2005
Bear Valley trail
Eight miles hiked today through oak and bay,, manzanita and madrone. We saw a Skilton's skink, two Pacific ringnecked snakes, a couple-twelve turkey vultures, and about eight skillion butterflies. There were painted ladies, of course, but there were literally hundreds of others. I didn't take a field guide. The ones I could identify offhand:
That's 162 miles hiked so far this year.