I have had non-hiking visitors in town and have been trying to get away for days to see the wildflower bloom in the Tucson Mtns. This morning I woke up at 6am and snuck out the door before anyone was up. Hiked to Wasson Peak using Sendero Esperanza to the Hugh Norris Trail. Sendero Esperanza’s wildflowers were great on the switchbacks up to the ridge, but the Hugh Norris Trail is completely carpeted for much of the way to the peak! I had a wonderful hike and experienced wildflower-induced giddiness that lasted all day!
I have gotten a lot of emails about the pictures of cute animals from my Wildlife Rehab Fundraiser, but everyone really loved the bunnies- so here’s some more: