Photos from a November 2001 hike on Whitehouse Ridge Trail, Año Nuevo State Reserve
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Trailhead
Trailhead
Start
The start of Whitehouse Ridge Trail
Dark woods
Dark woods
A tanoak over the trail
A tanoak hangs over the trail like a curtain
Whitehouse Ridge Trail
Whitehouse Ridge Trail
Redwood duff on the sides of the trail
Redwood duff on the sides of the trail
Junction with the lower vista point trail
Junction with the lower vista point trail
Viewpoint
Viewpoint
View
View
Back on Whitehouse Ridge Trail
Back on Whitehouse Ridge Trail
Fallen tree blocks the trail
Fallen tree blocks the trail
     California newt
     California newt
Chinquapin
Chinquapin
Vegetation shift
Vegetation shift; Douglas fir and huckleberry mingle with chinquapin
Canyon live oak
Canyon live oak
Lichen dangles from the trees
Lichen dangles from the trees
Back in the woods
Back in the woods
Junction
Junction with trail to upper vista point
Path
Path
Vista point
Upper Vista Point
View
View
Emerging onto the ridgetop
Emerging onto the ridgetop
     Knobcone pine
     Knobcone pine
Manzanita barren
Manzanita barren
View north
View north
Short ascent
Short ascent
Trail narrows
Trail narrows
Chaparral pea
Chaparral pea, with a bit of lichen
      Lichen on trees
      Lichen on trees
Junction and end of trail
Junction and end of trail





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