Photos from a May 2002 hike at McLaren Park
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Trailhead
Parking lot
View
View of a reservoir from the parking lot
Start
Start
Trail around reservoir
Trail around reservoir
Reservoir
Reservoir
Junction
Approaching junctions at the far edge of the reservoir
Trail
Trail descending through grassland
Junction
Junction
Near amphitheater
Near amphitheater
Paved stretch
Paved stretch
     Hummingbird sage
     Hummingbird sage
Approaching road
Approaching road
Steps near a picnic area
Steps near a picnic area
Elevated walkway
Elevated walkway
Playground
Playground
Trail around pond
Trail around (dry) pond
Seep monkeyflower
Seep monkeyflower
At the far edge of the pond
At the far edge of the pond
Around pond
On this part of the loop, the trail is comprised of concrete slabs
Returning
Returning, across Shelley Drive
Passing through the amphitheater
Passing through the amphitheater
Fork
Trail forks in eucalyptus grove
Heading uphill
Heading uphill
Calla lilies
Calla lilies
Grassland
Ascending through grassland
Junction
Junction
In the woods
In the woods
Descending
Descending back to a major trail
Back at the reservoir
Skirting the other shore of the reservoir
Returning to the trailhead
Returning to the trailhead





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