Photos from a July 2000 hike at Fremont Older Open Space Preserve
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Trailhead
Trailhead
Flying golf ball warning
This less than welcoming sign warns about flying golf balls
Starting out
Starting out
     Coast live oak
     Coast live oak
Cora Older Trail
Cora Older Trail
     Mountain-mahogany
     Mountain-mahogany
Mountain-mahogany
Mountain-mahogany
     Blue elderberry
     Blue elderberry
     Cora Older Trail
     Cora Older Trail
Oaks on one side, grassland on the other
Oaks on one side, grassland on the other
Approaching junction
Approaching a junction
Junction
Junction
Short climb
Short climb
Junction
Junction with Seven Springs Trail
After a few steps, the trail enters shade
After a few steps through the grassland, trail enters shade
     Cercocarpus
     Another cercocarpus
     Seven Springs Trail
     Seven Springs Trail
     Olive tree
     Olive tree
     Under oaks
     Under oaks
Past winds past buckeyes
Path winds past buckeyes
Creambush
Creambush
Solomon's seal?
This is either solomon's seal or false solomon's seal
Toyon
Toyon and view
Pitcher sage
Pitcher sage
Holly-leaf cherry?
Don't know what this is
      Seven Springs Trail
      Seven Springs Trail
Walnut
Walnut tree
     Sycamore
     California sycamore
     Deer on trail
     Deer on trail
Switchback
Switchback
Old orchard
Old orchard
     Walnut
     Different walnut?
     Seven Springs Trail
     Seven Springs Trail
     Wild rose
     Wild rose
     Little more shade
     Little more shade
Junction
Junction with Ranch Road
     Walnut
     Walnut
Back uphill
Back uphill
Plum tree
Plum tree
Unknown tree
Still can't be sure what this tree is
     Mystery tree
     Mystery tree
     Trail curves
     Trail curves
     Pines
     Pines
Uphill
Uphill
Fruit-bearing plums
Fruit bearing plum trees along here
     Plums
     Plums
     Through chaparral
     Through chaparral
     Chamise
     Chamise
Sagebrush and chamise
California sagebrush (left) next to chamise
     Seven Springs Trail
     Seven Springs Trail
Yerba-santa lines the path
Lots of yerba-santa lining the path
View to Hunter's Point
Hunter's Point visible
Approaching junction
Approaching junction
Junction
Junction
     Seven Springs Trail
     Seven Springs Trail
Edging along the hillside
Edging along the hillside
Junction
Junction with Ranch Road and path to Hunter's Point
Path to Hunter's Point
Path to Hunter's Point
Uphill
Uphill
View back
View back
View east
View east
Approaching junction
Near the junction with the trail to Regnart Road
Junction
Junction with trail to the ridge
Descending
Descending
Junction
Creekside Trail junction
     Creekside Trail
     Creekside Trail
     Snowberry
     Common snowberry
     Old stone stairs
     Old stone stairs
     Creekside Trail
     Creekside Trail
Bridge crosses creek
Bridge crosses creek
Junction
End of trail; junction with service road





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