Photos from a December 1999 hike at Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve (click on any image for a larger view)
Trailhead
Trailhead
Gate
Gate at start of Rhus Ridge Trail
     Uphill
     Uphill
Deer
Deer
     Chaparral-lined trail
     Chaparral lined trail
View
View
Belvedere
Belvedere
     Uphill
     Still more uphill
     Side Trail
     Side trail
     Steeper
     Steeper
     Approaching crest
     Approaching the crest
Junction
Junction
Junction
Another view of the junction
Black Mountain
Black Mountain
Trail to windmill site
Trail to windmill site
Sign at windmill site
Sign at windmill site
Looking back to junction
Looking back to junction
     Chamise Trail
     Chamise Trail
Chamise Trail
Chamise Trail
View
View
Chamise Trail
Chamise Trail
     Rabbit
     Bunny
Junction
Junction
     Chamise Trail
     Chamise Trail
Olives
Olives
     Downhill
     Downhill
     Chamise Trail
     Chamise Trail
Ridge
Ridge
Ridge
Same ridge
Looking down to the canyon
Looking down to canyon
     Ridge
     That ridge again
Ridge
Can't stop taking pictures of the ridge
     Returning
     Returning



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