Least Bittern, Tres Rios Wetlands
A secretive bird, we were surprised to see it out in the open, standing on a reed over the water.
Golden poppies are blooming early this year at Bartlett Lake.
Honey Bee on Poppy
A Honey Bee searches for pollen on a golden poppy at Bartlett Lake.
White Poppy at Bartlett Lake in early afternoon.
Pink Poppies at Bartlett Lake
Pink Poppies reach for the early afternoon sun at Bartlett Lake.
Also known as "Chocolate Falls," water is muddy as it flows down the Colorado River.
Liberty Wildlife rescue. I wish there was a category for rescued animals, especially for this wonderful place. I had to pick "Zoo" although it is definitely not that.
Lake Pleasant Regional Park
Afternoon clouds form over Lake Pleasant Regional Park
Sunset in the Superstitions
Just as the sun went down, the sky turned pink for only a few minutes, in the Superstitions.
Cowboy and his horse
A cowboy and his horse watch the sunrise before beginning their day.