January 2012 - Hiking in Saguaro East

Loren and Pascal hike with some friends in Saguaro National Park East.
Ben and Kali. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Franne, Loren, and Kali. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Matt looks for fish. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  The whole hiking troupe. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds 
Kali, Ben, Franne, and Loren. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Mutual capture. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Loren. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Hiking along! : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds 
Loren again! : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Ben goes wading. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Kali admires the view. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Pascal at our lunch spot. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds 
Someone came "hunting" for food. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Ben uses his sandwich as bait to get a good shot of the squirrel (as if this fat squirrel needed encouraging). : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Face off:  Ben versus the squirrel.  I'd say Ben won since he got a nose-to-nose picture of the animal without yielding any of his sandwich. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Sagurao on the ridge. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds 
Agua Caliente Hill. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  125douglassprings : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Snow. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  139douglassprings : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds 
Ben and Matt are hunting. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Franne sits by the pool at the base of Ernie's Falls. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Nap time. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  174douglassprings : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds 
The high point of the Three Tank Trail. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Pascal : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  182douglassprings : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Walking back to the trailhead. : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds 
Nice day, nice hike.  Thanks all! : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds  Tucson and the Tucson Mountains in the background. : douglas springs, trail, hike, national park, clouds  The Catalina Mountains. : trail, national park, douglas springs, hike, clouds  We found water, lots of it. : hike, national park, trail, clouds, douglas springs 
Coming up to Bridal Wreath falls, as much of a destination as we had.  This is an impression of what it looked like. : hike, trail, national park, clouds, douglas springs  Bridal Wreath Falls. : douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds, hike  The creek near Ernie's falls. : douglas springs, national park, trail, clouds, hike  Kali and Franne in front of Ernie's Falls. : douglas springs, trail, national park, hike, clouds 
181douglassprings crop : hike, douglas springs, trail, national park, clouds