A desert dudleya (perhaps Dudleya saxosa) pokes out from behind a rock on the way down the hillside
Date: April 25, 2008, 15h04
And finally—ta da—here we are, the road to Coyote Springs
Actually, my climbing isn't completely over for the day, but I do get to leave traffic and pavement now. The road to Coyote Springs rises another 200 feet over about three miles to my campsite at the base of the mountains ahead.