Photos from an August 2001 hike at Estero Trailhead/Point Reyes
(click on any image for a larger view)

Start of Estero Trail
Trail descends easily through grassland
Trail descends easily through grassland
Approaching woods
Approaching woods
Pine forest
Pine forest
Back in grassland
Back in grassland
Rosehips
Rosehips
View to a bridge at the estuary
View to a bridge across the estuary
South to Drakes Bay
South to Drakes Bay
Bridge crossing estuary
Bridge crossing estuary
Climbing
Climbing
View back north
View back to the north
Near the slide area
Near the slide area
View
View
Descent
Descent
Water flowing to the bay
Water flowing to the bay
Bridge and ascent
Bridge and ascent
Fence and stile
Fence and stile
Rutted trail
Rutted trail
Eucalyptus
Trailside eucalyptus
Descent
Descent
Flowers
Pink flowers
Estero Trail
Estero Trail
This area is muddy in winter
This stretch is muddy in winter
View back
View back
Junction
Junction
Sunset Beach Trail
Sunset Beach Trail
Descent
Descent
Cattle along the trail
Cattle along the trail
Ocean is visible
Ocean is visible
Trail narrows
Trail narrows
A path continues to the south
A path continues to the south
Path
Path
     Tiny paw prints
     Tiny paw prints
Little beach
Little beach
View northwest
View northwest, with Chimney Rock barely visible
View back
View back
Return
Return
Puncture vine
Cinquefoil
Return on Sunset Beach Trail
Return on Sunset Beach Trail
     
     Goldenrod
Return
Return
Back through the trees
Back through the trees
Into the woods
Into the woods
Bench under pines
Bench under pines
Return
Ascending on Estero Trail
Return, the trailhead visible
Return, the trailhead visible





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