Photos from a January 2002 hike at Baltimore Canyon Open Space Preserve
(click on any image for a larger view)
Trailhead
Trailhead
Start
Start
Trail winds through redwoods
Trail winds through redwoods
Bridge
Bridge
Creek
Creek
Dawn Falls Trail
Dawn Falls Trail
Remnants of a fenceline
Remnants of a fenceline
Creek
Larkspur Creek
Down at creek level
Down at creek level
Winding through the woods
Winding through the woods
Dawn Falls Trail
Dawn Falls Trail
At the junction with Ladybug Trail
At the junction with Ladybug Trail
      Creek
     Creek
A view up a side canyon
A view up a side canyon
Dawn Falls Trail
Narrow trail
     On a bank above the creek
On a bank above the creek
Madrones
Two moss covered madrones
California bays
Some California bays arch over the trail
Junction
Junction not shown on maps
Lichen
Lichen
Huckleberry
Hucklebery
Moss covered trees grace the trail
Moss covered trees grace the trail
     Squeezing past some redwoods
Squeezing through a cluster of redwoods
     Big-leaf maple
     Big-leaf maple
Mossy
Moss covered trees at the side of the creek
Clearing
Small forest clearing
     Huge trees tower overhead
    Trees tower overhead
Switchbacks
Switchbacks start the climbing
Switchback
Switchback
Mushrooms
Mushrooms
Ascending toward the falls
Ascending toward the falls
First glimpse
First glimpse
     Dawn Falls
     Dawn Falls
Returning
Returning
Returning
Returning
Returning
Returning
Redwoods and madrones
Redwoods and madrones
Near junction with Ladybug Trail
Near junction with Ladybug Trail
Bridge
Bridge





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