|The Beginning of Steven's Creek Trail|
|The more the merrier.|
|They covered the bark of the tree and the ground|
|A Lone Ranger|
|The river that is still popular for gold panning.|
|The view from the trail|
|On our way back|
The only down side to a place ladybugs find warm enough to winter is that ticks agree. On the way home, while Terran was driving, I pulled roughly 40 ticks off the dogs. The ride home made the day all the more memorable.