Friday, April 18, 2014

Hiking near Brantley Lake State Park

Tomorrow I will finally get to Roswell as that is where we are now but I wanted to show this pretty hike we did when were staying at near Carlsbad.  We drove out looking for Sitting Bull Falls trail knowing that it was closed for repairs after flooding but figuring we might come across another trail.  We did, of course, and it turned out to be quite delightful!  This is trail 226:

flowers,flowers, everywhere!

love these tiny little pale green flowers!

never expected to find and arch out here!


  1. Lovely spring scenes! I have not seen those orange cactus flowers before, neat!

  2. That is a claret cactus I believe. Very pretty.


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