With Kelso well-behind me now at the bottom of the hill, the heat of the day is catching up with me a bit
Date: April 26, 2008, 16h19
Red cactus flower buds near my tent
I've seen quite a few cactus flowers already on this trip, but these tight red buds have a glossiness that makes them look like plastic. I'm stopping to see if maybe they are just some kind of foreign matter that got stuck to the plant.