Photos from an April 2002 hike at Milagra Ridge
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Trailhead
Trailhead
Start
Start
Paved road
An old paved road serves as a trail
Cow parsnip
Cow parsnip
Cottontail
Cottontail
Suncups
Suncups
Junction
Junction
Trail
Trail
     Twinberry
     Twinberry
Junction
Junction
Split
Split; bear left and head uphill
Ascending
Ascending
Path ends
Path ends; bear right
View south
View south
Fences guide hikers downhill
Fences guide hikers downhill
View south
View south
Descent
Descent
Old Nike missile site
Old Nike missile site
Demonstration garden
Demonstration garden
Return
Return
Ascending on pavement
Ascending on pavement again
Scorpionweed
Scorpionweed
Lupine
Lupine
Fiddlenecks
Fiddlenecks
Junction
Junction
Path
Path
Passing a cypress
Passing a cypress
Mustard
Mustard on the hillside
Trail
Fences protect the butterfly habitat
Junction
Junction
Trail
Winding through coastal scrub
Oregon grape
Oregon grape
Preparing to head uphill
Preparing to head uphill
Buttercups on the side of steps
Buttercups on the side of the steps
     Scorpionweed
     Scorpionweed
Approaching the bluff
Approaching the top of the bluff
View back to the north
View back to the north
At the crest
Viewpoint at the crest
Lupine
Lupine
Thistle
Cob-web thistle?
Chickweed
Chickweed?
Turning east
Turning east
Lupine
Lupine
     Owl's clover
     Owl's clover
Descending back to the trailhead
Descending back to the trailhead





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