Almond Orchards along 152
Shots taken just east of Chowchilla
Sierra from Chowchilla
Taken in direction of Yosemite - still need to identify peaks
Fiddlenecks along 'Roller Coaster' road
Road 603, Daulton, CA
I tried chatting with them, but it was kind of a one-sided conversation.
Fiddlenecks and Popcorn Flower
Along road 600 near Raymond, CA
Near Raymond, CA
Popcorn flower field
Merced River at Briceburg
Poppies on the hillside
Looking west along Merced
Magenta Red Maids
Closed road and Merced River
Notice the poppies on the hillside
Closed road, merced, and orange hillsides
A beautiful day along the Merced river!
Merced Canyon Poppies
Merced Canyon in spring
Flowers in merced canyon
The dark spot to the left of center was a bee - they were buzzing all over the place, enjoying the flowers as much as me.
Old Ghirardelli Shop
The original ghirardelli chocolate factory in Hornitos, CA
The colorful history of Hornitos
Ospreys at Merced Falls
When I stopped the two birds were sitting in the nest. By the time I had my tripod set up they had taken off to hunt. Sigh.
Last stretch through orchards
Along Keyes Road near Snelling - a beautiful roller coaster road through blooming almond orchards.