Looking at Morro Bay from Cerro Alto

Joe in the Ventana Wilderness

Joe in the Ventana Wilderness
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Saturday, November 24, 2018

Cerro Alto Rainy Day hike

The day after Thanksgiving while hiking Xarelto met this lovely large family climbing up a steep grade in a light rainfall nice people I believe the family's name is Skelton the little boy was fascinated with the salamanders

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Cerro Alto smokey evening hike

This evening Sierra and I hiked late in order to see a smokey sunset on Cerro Auto we got caught in the dark but that's okay because I had Sierra 2 take care of me

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Cerro Alto film crew


I met this fun film crew from Hancock college of Santa Maria . They camped out and filmed for two days . 
Always good to see youth enjoying the wilderness ! 

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Goat is a hiking partner

Yesterday I met this unique hiking couple , Grace and her goat  
They both hiked to the summit , three miles and 1700 feet of elevation gain  , very impressive , for sure . I wish I had seen them at the top . 
This student definitely thinks outside the box , leadership quality for sure !
Thanks   for the photo .

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Compassionate hikers

I met these two young ladies Katie and Mills on Cerro Alto today 
They were very compassionate and concerned about
the welfare of a baby mouse and were taking it to a shelter .

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Cerro Alto art

An oil painting i made last week inspired by a spring view from the Bridge trail on Cerro Alto .

Cerro Alto Spring flowers

Spring is happening on Cerro Alto

Trail Work on Cerro alto

trail work on Cerro Alto

Jim , Bob and I did some trail work on the canyon trail . We removed the tree fall that was blocking the trail .