This part of Death Valley is 282 feet (85.5 meters) below sea level. We were only part of the way down towards the bottom.
These two characters were found in the Sonoran Desert not far from White Tank Mountain Park.
So, here is the continuation of our “Living in the Moment” series from last September. All the “Living in the Moment” posts are at the bottom of this post if you want to catch up.
the guardian bellows justice
to all the world’s maker
love conquers the beast
forgiving sins of the taker
Moving along the river with his cows, was the biggest bull elk we had seen in either Yellowstone or Grand Teton. We had seen some big bulls but this guy was a monster. If a large bull elk weighs 700 lbs, this bull would have been at least 800 lbs.
As we drove up the mountain, we watched the temperature in the van dip lower and lower the higher we went. At this point we wondered when the rain would turn to snow.