2013 1 2 T H - 1 6 T H FEBRUARY O N T H E ROA D THESE NATIVES WERE SOME WHAT NOMADIC ON THE COLORADO RIVER. THEY WERE A PEACEFUL GROUP. CAPTURED BY THE SPANISH RIGHT AFTER WINTER WHEN THEY WERE THE WEAKEST, THEY WERE SOLD AS SLAVES BY THE SPANISH IN THE 1600’S. JOHN STEWART ORIGINALLY FROM SCOTLAND, LIVES IN WE STAYED AT THE LANGLEY BC. HE RETIRED SPOTLIGHT 29 CASINO FOR A COUPLE OF NIGHTS FROM SELLING OBSOLETE WHILE VISITING. RV PARTS. BACK TO THE OPEN ROAD IMPERIAL SAND DUNES IMPERIAL
ABOVE IS THE FENCE THAT DEFINES THE BORDER TO THE RIGHT THE HOTEL CALIFORNIA ????? ANOTHER OVER NIGHT SUCH A BEFORE WE HIT TUCSON LOVELY PLACE??? THIS IS THEMAYBE SOMEONE SIGN GOING INTO COULD LET THE MEXICO. DRUG CARTEL IN ON THESE RULES ??????????? THIS IS THE SIGN AFTER ENTERING THE UNITED STATES.
WE ARRIVED AT CATALONIA STATE PARKAROUND 1 PM. WE MADE NEW FRIENDSDAVID AND PETER PAN.WE WATCHED THE GLOW OF THE SUNSET ONTHE MOUNTAINS.
1. PETER PAN THE DOG AND DAVID ARE FROM ILLINOIS2. THEY HAVE BEEN ON A WALKABOUT FOR A MONTH3. RIGHT ABOUT NOW THEY ARE THINKING ABOUT HEADING HOME4. TO THE RIGHT ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL SUNSET DAY 2 IN CATALINA
I lost a day here...Valentines Day. We played Golf with Dick and Sharon Mentzer, (Gary’sson’s in laws) and took some greatpictures and I some how lost them! :( I am so disappointed I have no idea what happen.Melody and I had the best day hiking.I am trying not to let it ruin my great day... as Tony and Janine in Granbury would say Nobody has Died!
H I K I N G W I T H M E L O DY white crowned sparrow WE HIKED THE ROMERO RUIN TRAIL ANOTHER TRAIL I CAN’T FIND ON THE MAP AND THE BIRDING TRAIL the jump off
RO B I N C ARDINAL WHEN WE WERE HIKING A MAN WAS TELLINGTHE BIRD WERE EATING MELODY ABOUT HOW HISTHESE RED BERRIES SON ALWAYS SAW A CARDINAL IN THETHIS ONE IS A REALLY PARKING LOT.BIG ROBIN WHEN WE WERE DRIVING OUT OF THE PARKING LOT THIS GUY WAS HANGING OUT IN THE TREE ON THE WAY OUT. MALE GOLD FI NC H SOME OF THESE BIRDS ARE WHAT ONE WOULD CALL COMMON OR JUST PLAIN. I CALL THIS EVERY DAY BEAUTY. I DON’T WANT TO TAKE ANY THING FOR GRANTED. C AN YO N TOWHEE PYRRHULOXIA THE VARIETY OF BIRDS, THE COLORS, ALONG WITH THEIR UNIQUE WAYS OF LIVING, ARE A WONDER. VERMILLION FLY C AT CH ER
ROMARO RUIN The Hohokum1. TO THE LEFT IS A WHAT IS Indians lived LEFT OF A 6 FOOTWALL here between THAT SURROUNDED THE A.D 500-1450. VILLAGE FOR PROTECTION They2. DIRECTLY ABOVE IS A disappeared in FARM HOUSE PARTIALLY 1450. RESTORED A farmer3. KYAH THE DOGGIE FRIEND named WE MET ON THE TRAIL Francisco Romero settle4. THE STONE ABOVE HAS here and POTTERY SHARDS THAT IF fought the YOU LOOKED WERE ALL Apaches that OVER THE SIGHT stole his cattle at night. 5. BELOW THAT IS THE CATALINA DESERT CONDO FOR BIRDS