Hot springs bathers enjoy the naturally heated pools as the cold spring snow melt rages by. We made a second visit to the Fifth Water Hot Springs on a beautiful spring day. The hot springs are located near Spanish Fork Canyon just a bit east of Spanish Fork Peak off of Diamond Fork road (see … Continue reading A Journey to Fifth Water Hot Springs
Below are some pix of a single hibiscus flower that blossomed in the backyard. It looks like there could be a few more blossoms, but this one was the first.
Saturday's trek was to Mount Montara for some hiking training. Just before arriving, and almost across the street from the trailhead, is Montara State Beach. Oh my! Have I mentioned how much I love California? We stopped at a little parking area of a not-yet opened restaurant that overlooked the beach. There were only … Continue reading Mount Montara and Beach
As promised in my previous post, I went on mountain bike ride today. I rode into the hills of San Jose off of Snell Road. I found a small trail that hugs the ridge of the hills and winds through amazing displays of flora and fauna, and if that is not enough, has amazing views … Continue reading A Ride Through the Hills of San Jose