Photos from an April 2000 hike at San Bruno Mountain County Park
(click on any image for a larger view)
Trailhead
Trailhead
Trails begin at garden
Trails begin at garden
Blue-eyed grass
Blue-eyed grass
Junction
Junction with other end of Summit Loop Trail
Crossing the road
Crossing the road, part one
Summit Loop Trail
Summit Loop Trail
Suncups
Suncups
Elderberry
Elderberry tree
     Nearing trees
     Nearing trees
Edging along a creek
Edging along creek
Spring flower sampler
Spring flower sampler
Trail, lined with flowers
Trail, lined with flowers
Monkeyflower
Bush monkeyflower
Trail
Trail
Bindweed
Bindweed
Cow parsnip
Cow parsnip
Crossing a tiny bridge
Crossing a tiny bridge
Looking back through a thicket
Looking back through a thicket
Fringecups
Fringecups
Trail turns south
Trail turns south
Lupine
Lupine
Scorpionweed
Scorpionweed
Start of the climb
Start of the climb
     Bluedicks
     Blue dicks
Looking back
Looking back at a curve in the trail
Through sagebrush
Through sagebrush
Cinquefoil and checkerblooms
Cinquefoil and checker-blooms
Rest bench
Rest bench
Looking ahead
Looking ahead to the summit
View to Mount Tam
Mount Tamalpais, less than 20 miles NNW
Johnny jump up
Johnny-jump-up
Oregon grape
Oregon grape
Summit Loop Trail
Summit Loop Trail
Goldenfields
Goldenfields
View downhill
Looking all the way back downhill
Not a junction
Not a junction
Twinberry
Twinberry
     Figwort
     Figwort
     Checker-bloom
     Checker-bloom
Summit Loop Trail
Summit Loop Trail
Poison oak
Poison oak
     Flower
     Cotton batting plant
Nightshade
Nighshade
Crossing the road
Crossing the road, part two
Past a rocky section
Past a rocky section
Lupine
Lupine
Shortcut
Shortcut
Near the summit
Near the summit
Irises
Irises
Crossing the road
Crossing the road, part three
View north
View north to the city
Summit Loop Trail
Summit Loop Trail
     Pink flowers
     Coast rock cress
     Approaching junction
     Approaching junction
Descending east
Descending east
Ceanothus
Ceanothus
Patch of goldenfields
Patch of goldenfield
Looking south
Looking south
Bench and view
Bench with a high class view of downtown San Francisco
Approaching junction
Approaching junction
     Signpost
     Junction
Looking downhill
Looking to the continuation of Summit Loop Trail
Dairy Ravine Trail
Dairy Ravine Trail
     Descending
     Descending
Blue dicks
Blue dicks
View north
Another great view
Flowers
Seaside daisy
Paintbrush and iris
Paintbrush and iris
View to Summit Loop Trail
View to Summit Loop Trail
     Near eucalyptus
    Near eucalyptus trees
Scorpionweed
Scorpionweed
Dairy Ravine Trail
Dairy Ravine Trail
Johnny jump-ups
Johnny jump-ups
Junction
Junction with Eucalyptus Loop Trail
Switchbacking downhill
Switchbacking downhill
Blue-eyed grass
Many blue-eyed grass flowers
Approaching the trailhead
Approaching the trailhead
Stonecrop
Stonecrop?
Unknown plant
Blooming shrub





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