Photos from an October 2000 hike at Annadel State Park
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Trailhead
Trailhead
Start
Start of the Cobblestone Trail
Cobblestone Trail
Cobblestone Trail
California bays
California bays
Oak
Oak
Manzanitas line the trail
Large old manzanitas line the trail
Ascending into grassland
Ascending into grassland
     California bay
     California bay
Blue oak
Blue oak
Cobblestone Trail
Cobblestone Trail
View
View
Manzanita
Manzanita
     Black Oak
     Black Oak
Black oak leaves
Colorful black oak leaves
Cobblestone Trail
Cobblestone Trail
Edging along a meadow
Edging along a meadow
Toyon
Toyon with berries about to turn orange
Near the park's boundary
Near the park's boundary
Cobblestone Trail
Cobblestone Trail
Poison oak
Large poison oak shrub
Back under trees
Back under trees
Cobblestone Trail
Cobblestone Trail
Rock exposed along the trail
Volcanic rock exposed along the trail surface
Volcanic-looking rock
Volcanic looking rock
View north
View north
Rock cairns and benches
Rocks gathered into cairns and benches
     Madrones
     Madrones
Orchard
Orchard
Old trees in orchard
Old trees in the orchard
Pear tree?
I think this is a pear tree
Douglas firs loom ahead
Douglas firs looms ahead
Junction
Junction with Orchard Trail
Split
Split; both paths rejoin shortly
Through a dark channel
Through a dark channel
     Narrow path
     Narrow path
View west
View west
Oak
Oak
Rock swale
Giant swale of rock pieces
     Rock pile
     Details of rock pile
Path through manzanita and coyote brush
Path through manzanita and coyote brush
Rocks
More rocks
Oaks
Lots of oaks
Coast live oak
Coast live oak
Path heads north
This narrow path heads north
Black oaks
Black oaks enliven the trailside
Black oak leaves
Black oak leaves
Manzanitas
Twisted manzanitas
Dark stretch
Dark stretch
Junction
Junction with Orchard Trail
Turkeys
Large group of turkeys on the trail
Turkeys
Turkeys





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