I don't know what these little seed pod things are but they're so cool-looking:
There are several kinds of desert parsley around, from what I understand, and they all smell delicious. My sweatshirt pocket became filled with little pieces so I could keep smelling it.
The top of Marsh Hill is just a huge field of balsamroot. It's disgusting.
I was psyched to see a Western Kingbird actively fly-catching from one of the oaks at the top. First one of the year.
The view from Marsh Hill:
On our way from Memaloose to Rowena Crest we stopped along a gravel road where there was some of this awesome camas (camassia leichtlinii?) blooming:
The view from the beginning of the trail at Rowena Crest:
If I had gone a little farther with the panorama you could have seen McCall Point, but here it is, the highest point in this photo:
View from the top:
The hike back down was kind of awesome.
Alright. That's it. Good times!