We just spent more than a week in the deserts of the southwest. Donna made lots of new watercolor paintings, Peter played some ukulele, and both of us hiked up and down and through the vermillion cliffs.
|Secluded camp site near Ghost Ranch, NM|
Rock fin wall and wagon back with new towel rack
|The spectacular ruins at Hovenweep, at sunset|
|Zion National Park, like Yosemite's walls, only red! Oh, and they are sandstone!|
|See that knife-edge? That is the trail to Angel's Landing in Zion NP|
|Chain link adds to the fun on the "trail" to the top|
|Paintbrush in the red sandstone|
|Looking back into the narrows of Zion Canyon|
|butterfly on the sage|
|Spring has come to Red Rock Canyon, near Las Vegas|
|Calico Cliffs walk in Red Rock Canyon|
|Posing with the red rocks outside of Las Vegas|
|Walking to a secret canyon in the white cliffs, shh, private property!!|
Well, we are nearing the end of our second wandering book artists' road trip. The next post will probably be the last and it will certainly come from California!