A gorgeous day outing at the Desert Botanical Gardens in Phoenix, Arizona. Spring sunflowers taken in early April 2018.
Close up of the flower of a hedgehog cactus. Shot taken in May of 2018
As the sunset on the Superstition Mountains in Lost Dutchman SP this saguaro glows. Taken May 19, 2018
During the last bit of the sunset this cholla has a golden glow. Taken May 19, 2018 in Lost Dutchman State Park, Arizona.
Looking out the North Window
Just as the sunset was beginning I shot this picture laying on my stomach.
Sunrise at the Mittens
Glorious Morning Sunrise
Early Morning Sunrise
Before the sun rose in Monument Valley. You can see the silhouette of the Mittens.
Looking out into Monument Valley from highway 163 there is a sign for Forrest Gump the movie where he stops running. It is a grand view here from the Utah side.
Moody Superstition Mountains
Winter hike in Lost Dutchman State Park, Apache Junction, Arizona.
Late afternoon hike in Lost Dutchman State Park with the Superstition Mountains in background.
Close up of an agave plant.
Mexican poppies along the path in Black Canyon Recreation Area.
Baby Cactus and Poppies
Along the hike in Black Canyon Rec Area.
Brittle Brush Explosion
While driving around in the Table Rock Mesa Area we discovered all the brittle brush in it's spring glory.
Cactus and Flowers
Another shot from the Table Rock Mesa Area near Black Canyon, Arizona.