Monthly Archives: January 2013

Tarantula Hawk

I didn’t even know that tarantulas lived in San Diego and I was really uncertain what was happening here.  Imagine my surprise when I discovered that there are insects that paralyze tarantulas, in order to keep them alive for their … Continue reading

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Crystal Pier

“Crystal Pier at Sunset” was taken on November 24, 2010.

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Sycuan Peak

The Hike:  Sycuan Peak Vague Location:  San Diego County – Near Alpine and Jamul Distance:  2 Miles – Out & Back Elevation:  2,801′ Elevation Gain/Loss:  800′ The hike was short with a relatively quick climb to the peak.  Although not … Continue reading

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Skyfari

“Riding at Twilight,” was taken at the San Diego Zoo in July of 2009.

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Koi at Balboa Park’s Lily Pond

“Koi,” was taken at the Lily Pond in Balboa Park on August 15, 2009.

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San Diego Safari Park

“Lion’s Gaze,” was taken in June, 2009 at the San Diego Wild Animal Park.

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Three Sisters

The Hike:  Three Sisters Waterfalls Vague Location:  San Diego County Distance:  4 Miles – Out & Back Elevation Gain/Loss:  1000′ The drive to the trailhead was unexpected.  There was several miles of unpaved road that made for a rougher drive. … Continue reading

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