Photos from a June 2000 hike at Thornewood Open Space Preserve
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Trailhead
Trailhead
Approaching signboard
Approaching information signboard
     Start of the trail
     Start of the traiil
coffeeberry
California coffeeberry
Switchback
Switchback
     Under oaks and madrone
Under oaks and madrones
Manzanita
Manzanita
     Through chaparral
     Through chaparral
     Monkeyflower
     Bush moneyflower
Pitcher sage
Pitcher sage
      Flowers
I think these are centaury
     Honeysuckle
     Honeysuckle
     Buckeyes
Buckeyes make it feel like autumn
      Buckeye
Buckeye forming seed pods
View east
View east
     Toyon
     Toyon
Hummingbird
Hummingbird on an elderberry tree
Bridge
Bridge
     Madrone
     Madrone
     Douglas fir
     Young Douglas fir
     Wide section
     Wide section
     Hazelnut
     Hazelnut
     Redwoods
Trail nears some redwoods
Schilling Lake
Schilling Lake
     Yellow flower
     Hypericum calycinum
Unmarked trail
An unmarked trail/road breaks off to the right
     Thimbleberry
     Ripe thimbleberry
Turnaround point
On my first visit, this was my turnaround point (the trail goes a little further)
Smiley face
Another MROSD smiley face
Elderberry
Blue elderberry near the parking lot





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