Photos from an April 2001 hike at Bishop Ranch Regional Preserve
(click on any image for a larger view)
Trailhead
Trailhead
Trail start
Trail start
Cattle gate and junction
Cattle gate and junction
Grayfox Trail
Climbing on Grayfox Trail
View to Mount Diablo
View to Mount Diablo
     Poison oak
     Poison oak
Grayfox Trail
Grayfox Trail
Ascending
Climbing
     New valley oak leaves
     Valley oak leaves
Valley oak
Valley oak
Junction
Junction
Oak and trail
Oak and trail
Oaks giving way to grassland
Oaks giving way to grassland
View back to the east
View back to the east
Buttercups and an oak
Buttercups and an oak
Junction
Junction
Poppies and a view to Diablo
Poppies and a view to Mount Diablo
Red Tail Hawk Trail
Red Tail Hawk Trail
Looking west
Looking west
Junction
Junction
     Owl's clover
     Owl's clover
Crimson clover
Crimson clover
Junction
Junction
     Spring vetch
     Spring vetch
View to Las Trampas
View to Las Trampas
On the dead-end trail
On the dead-end trail
Preserve boundary
Preserve boundary
The return
View southeast on the return
More owl's clover
More pretty owl's clover
Eggshell
Eggshell





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