|Up to the Bald|
Date: February 19, 2018
Place: Bald Mountain, Mount Umunhum Open Space, San Jose, California
Coordinates: 37.159630, -121.875483
Length: 1.4 miles round trip
At the end of our hike down Mount Umunhum I pulled my family from the parking lot, urging them to go on one additional hike: a short in and out trail to the nearby Balt Mountain.
|Our additional hike to Bald Mountain and back as captured by Pappa Quail's GPS|
|Bald Mountain Trail|
|Manzanita, Arctostaphylos sp.|
|Blue Witch, Solanum umbelliferum|
We didn't linger mush on the Bald Mountain summit. The views were terrific, but the wind was intolerable.
|We came down all the way from up there ...|
|Sticky Monkeyflower, Mimulus aurantiacus|
|Poison Oak, Toxicodendron diversilobum|