Photos from a December 2001 hike at Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve
(click on any image for a larger view)
Preserve entrance
Preserve entrance
Visitor Center
Visitor Center
Start
Start
THe paved road ascends
The paved road ascends gently
View south
View south
Approaching junction
Approaching a junction
Paved road
Paved road
Hawthorn
Hawthorn
Junction
Junction
Round Top Loop Trail
Round Top Loop Trail
Junction
Junction
Mushroom
A red mushroom, pine needles, and hawthorn leaves
Junction
Bear right here
Bear left here
Bear left here
Burned trees
Burned trees on the side of the trail
Narrow path
Narrow path
Steep
Short steep stretch
Grassland
Grassland
South
South
View to Mount DIablo
View south to Mount Diablo
Round Top Loop Trail
Round Top Loop Trail
Monterey pine
Monterey pine
Trail
Descending
Junction
Junction
     Labyrinth
     Labyrinth
Flooded
Quarry floor, flooded by autumn rain
Round Top Loop Trail
Round Top Loop Trail
Junction
Junction
Volcanic Trail
Volcanic Trail
Junction
Junction
Path to second labyrinth
Path to second labyrinth
View
View east: snow topped Sierra peaks were visible
Labyrinth
Labyrinth
Cow
Cow with a handle-shaped horn
Returning on Volcanic Trail
Returning on Volcanic Trail
Junction
Junction
Round Top Loop Trail
Round Top Loop Trail
Cotoneaster
Cotoneaster
North
View north
Trail
Round Top Loop Trail
Cattle gate
Cattle gate
Junction
Junction
Path heading back to trailhead
Path heading back to trailhead
Currant lines the trail
Currant bushes line the trail
Currant
Currant
Paved interpretive area
Paved interpretive area
Paved trail
Paved trail
End of the trail
End of the trail
 




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